Endorphins: The Hormone of Happiness

The¬†endorphins¬†, known colloquially as happiness hormones are a peptide substances produced naturally in the brain, blocking the pain sensation and are related to the pleasurable emotional responses. They are endogenous opioid peptides;¬†substances chemically equal to those derived from opium, such as morphine, codeine and heroin, with the difference that they are produced by the body … Read more