Serotonin – the happy hormone

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What is serotonin? Serotonin is created by a biochemical conversion process that combines tryptophan with tryptophan hydroxylase. Serotonin is also a neurotransmitter, although some consider it to be a hormone. Where is it produced? Serotonin is produced in the intestines and the brain. It is also present in the blood platelets as well as the central nervous system (CNS). Causes … Read More