Chemical high

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Some BDSM activities can trigger a chemical high. Commonly, this is caused by the production and release of endorphins by the body's pituitary gland and hypothalamus in response to excitement, strenuous exercise, and possibly fear. These endorphins create a feelings of floating or well-being and can reduce the brain's awareness of pain.

Here are some BDSM activities which may cause the release of endorphins: