Chimpanzees need friends too - their stress levels show it

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 16:01 in Biology & Nature

A little social support from your best buds goes a long way, whether you’re a human or a chimp. A new study that followed a chimpanzee community in the forests of Uganda has found that quality time with close companions significantly decreased stress hormone levels in the primates — whether they...

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