Are you afraid of dating due to excessive shyness? Well, you may soon overcome it by inhaling a harmone known to banish shyness and accomplish your objective.
‘Oxytocin’, a love chemical is naturally produced by the brain. When it is not produced in adequate quantities, it may result in excessive shyness. In order the help such people, Swiss Researchers are engaged in developing a spray containing ‘oxytocin’ which could do the trick. It is reported, when inhaled, it lowers the activity in ‘amygdala’ that portion of the brain which controls fear and danger.
Currently trials are underway on 120 people who are undergoing treatment for ‘pathological shyness’. Although such people do receive other types of treatments also, the objective of this trial is to see whether ‘oxytocin’ speeds up the process. The results are likely to be available by the end of this year.
‘Oxytocin’ is known to play a crucial role on other respects also besides the social relationship. It works in maternal bonding and is also released during sex.