Science of Falling in Love

Science of Falling in LoveFalling in love, while being a psychological process occurring in the depths of consciousness and unconsciousness, is also a physiological process in the endocrine system in play with neurotransmission.

The main culprits involved are the hormones oxytocin and vasopressin in the hypothalamic-pituitary endocrine pathway, and the neurotransmitters serotonin and dopamine (inducing feelings of attachment, happiness, and pleasure).

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