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Chapter 17, Problem 70E
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The growth in our knowledge of the chemical origin of feelings and emotions is sometimes viewed by society with skepticism or fear. Does it bother you that feelings such as love can be correlated to specific molecules in the brain? Why or why not?

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Interpretation:

The relation of specific molecules in the brain with feelings, such as love, is to be explained.

Concept Introduction:

Sometimes, people come across other people and feel attraction, nervousness, or excitement. These emotions are controlled by the chemical molecules present or produced in the human body.

The molecules associated with the feeling of love are dopamine, norepinephrine, oxytocin, and phenylethylamine.

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As of now it is possible to connect physical and psychological conditions. So, now, researchers can engineer the molecules to overcome or combat dangerous or unpleasant conditions...

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