14 May '11, 5pm

Could Semen Be an Antidepressant?

Could Semen Be an Antidepressant?

Many people don't know it, but semen carries more than just sperm... It also unlocks the potential to alleviate depression in women, new studies suggest . Before we outline the arguments against this scientific discovery, please read the following. Males have always thought there was more to semen than meets the eye. Women are more happy and bond better with their partners after sex. But is it because of the sexual act itself or the hormones in semen? Photo: andrein The complexity of semen is such that it carries estrogen, prostaglandins and oxytocin. The first two mentioned have already been proven to lower depression in women. The oxytocin shows up during childbirth, breastfeeding and lactation. So, if these three hormones that make women feel better and bond with others more easily are readily available in semen, then one would assume semen is the gateway to alleviating...

Full article: http://www.environmentalgraffiti.com/health-and-body/news...

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