News tagged with hormonal activity

What happens when we get angry?

When we get angry, the heart rate, arterial tension and testosterone production increases, cortisol (the stress hormone) decreases, and the left hemisphere of the brain becomes more stimulated. This is indicated by a new ...

dateMay 31, 2010 in Psychology & Psychiatry
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New insights into breast-feeding hormone

(PhysOrg.com) -- A mechanism for regulating the hormone prolactin has newly been revealed by scientists at Karolinska Institutet, Sweden. The results are to be published in the scientific journal Neuron, and may be significant ...

dateJan 28, 2010 in Neuroscience
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