Stress – why it affects some people but not others and what you can do to belong to the second group

I guess we all know those people who seem to have a super stressful life, yet just don’t seem to care. Others however, are stressed out by literally anything. How come there are such huge differences in how we deal with stressful situations? In this blog post I would like to give you some insight … Continue reading Stress – why it affects some people but not others and what you can do to belong to the second group

Oxytocin – The Story of a Misunderstood Hormone

Picture: CC license, https://stocksnap.io/photo/EUWYCOBR4B Oxytocin is a hormone that is involved in many processes like birth and lactation, as well as attachment, prosocial behaviors and stress [1-4]. But despite its versatility, most certainly you have heard of it as “the love hormone” - and it is no wonder that you have this connection in mind: Many … Continue reading Oxytocin – The Story of a Misunderstood Hormone