Dogs and cats release 'love hormone' around each other, humans
"It is quite possible that Fido and Boots may feel the same way about you as you do ... oxytocin in humans -- 30 percent of the humans had an increase in oxytocin after playing with an animal. However, those who had owned dogs in the past were more likely ...
Pregnancy Hormone May Prevent Breast Cancer
A pregnancy hormone shows promise for preventing breast cancer in women, according to Philadelphia researchers. In animal studies, human chorionic gonadotropin ... "But if you give the same drug after pregnancy, the animals do not develop tumors."
All the Signs of Pregnancy Except One: A Baby
Not only do they fervently believe ... cycle,” Dr. Erskine said. In dogs — a species with much higher rates of false pregnancy than humans — the disorder has been traced to high levels of certain reproductive hormones, in particular prolactin.
Dogs get jealous and 10 other facts you probably never knew about man's best friend
Just look at what Nana can do... Tail wagging has its own language ... found that a dog’s brain releases oxytocin - the love hormone - when it interacts with humans and dogs, just the same as a human brain does when we hug or kiss.
The Healing Power of Dogs
Groups of teenagers began to open up and discuss their fear and grief with each other as they sat on the floor together, all stroking the same ... a hormone associated with bonding and affection, in both the dog and the human. Do Dogs Have Empathy?