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Endorphin, Anyone?

en·dor·phin (n) any of a group of hormones secreted within the brain and nervous system and having a number of physiological functions. They are peptides that activate the body’s opiate receptors, causing an analgesic effect. Endorphin, a word that combines endogenous, meaning “naturally occurring within the body,” and morphine. That feeling when you eat chocolate… Continue reading Endorphin, Anyone?