Secret of lasting love

Nutrition & Food Science

ISSN: 0034-6659

Article publication date: 23 May 2008

Citation

(2008), "Secret of lasting love", Nutrition & Food Science, Vol. 38 No. 3. https://doi.org/10.1108/nfs.2008.01738cab.044

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2008, Emerald Group Publishing Limited


Secret of lasting love

Article Type: Food Facts From: Nutrition & Food Science, Volume 38, Issue 3.

Phenylethylamine or PEAA has been coined the love molecule by scientist because it is the neurohormone that flows in abundance when we fall in love. It is also the molecule that flows when we are calm, happy, joyful or in deep concentration and significantly, PEA metabolism decreases when we are depressed.