The rush of oxytocin during orgasm may also alleviate several kinds of aches and pains. We know that this hormone is released in abundance during child labor, probably for the dual purposes of pain relief and accelerated healing. Because of its natural role, scientists are now seeing if oxytocin can help with migraines and chronic pain.
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