Love is a choice – or is it? Researchers have been studying the science of attraction for decades and many of them point to a basic chemical that’s present in insects and animals, with a strong possibility of existing in humans as well: pheromones. There is an ongoing debate in its presence in people with strong points coming from both sides of the argument but before anything else, what are pheromones?
The long and short of it is, pheromones are chemicals released by an individual that affects the behavior of another member/s of the same species. In animals, the effects are straightforward and often instantaneous, whether it is distress, panic, territorial or sexual activity. Humans are more complex, and their reactions to biological cues are less simple and much harder…Continue Reading