WEIRD NEWS
09/04/2012 10:14 am ET

Semen Good For Women's Mental Health

With all of the chemical antidepressants out there trying to force us into better moods, it seems nature had a powerful one for us all along: semen.

SUNY Albany has been doing some very curious research, and, according to the university's latest study, semen is known to contain such mood-altering chemicals as estrone and oxytocin, which elevate mood; cortisol, which promotes affection; serotonin, which acts as an antidepressant; and melatonin, which induces sleep.

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