Nasal sprays are usually used for cold relief or to alleviate sinus congestion.
This naval spray is a little different: it’s delivering oxytocin to the brain.
Researchers claim the hormone can improve the social function of sufferers of psychiatric disorders like autism and schizophrenia. This device delivers oxytocin higher up into the brain thanks to using the nose orifice, making it more effective than any other alternative.
Jim Drury from Reuters News explains how the new nasal device tech works.