Why Dr. Hoody endorses this recipe:
Valentine’s Day is coming. Get a Valentine a gift, maybe some flowers, and, read this to improve your intimacy by what you eat!
Eating certain foods affects our body chemistry and causes us to release sex hormones. In the Journal of Neuroscience, studies indicate the importance of smell in the attraction and arousal of our partners.
The brain mechanisms involved in hormone regulation are triggered by, among other things, smell. For example, a chemosignal present in male sweat alters endocrine levels in women and is a key reason we are attracted to the opposite sex.