Individual differences exist in the endogenous oxytocin system.
These differences can arise from individual and environmental factors.
Oxytocin can (in)directly influence biological systems involved in addiction.
Differences in endogenous oxytocin system may affect susceptibility to addiction."
Via Barbara Wood, Ph.D. www.alcoholismandthefamily.com / Author of Children of Alcoholism and Raising Healthy Children in an Alcoholic Home