Ah! So this happens to your body when you are in love

13 Apr 2021Updated: 4 hours ago | 52 people are reading

Ah! So this happens to your body when you are in love

© Editorial Marie Claire Aha! So this happens to your body when you are in love

If you are in love with you, you will notice that your body reacts differently to things. Where those jitters come from and what happens inside? Read on ...

Jitters

You have jitters in your stomach and you notice that your thoughts sometimes wander enormously. According to researchers, this is largely due to your brain; this activates the part that is also triggered when you are addicted to cocaine. This releases certain substances in your brain that prevent you from feeling lucky. One of those substances is oxytocin, which is also known as the love hormone. The adrenaline that is released causes your harder thumping heart when you look at it. In addition, this hormone ensures that your focus is on one thing, read: him.

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Fall in love

The in love and itchy feeling that you feel in your belly is caused by the cortisol that is created by your body. This hormone is better known as the stress hormone that can sometimes upset you. In the early stages of your love, it is only fine, but over time, complaints such as sleeping problems can arise. Ai!