Hey folks here is a great article on how love can really help you enjoy life through additional health effects as well.

“Love may make the world go ’round, but is it powerful enough to lower one’s blood pressure, reduce depression and speed the healing of an injury? With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we set out to find the answer and discovered that science says yes.”

“Our relationships help us cope with stress, so if we have someone we can turn to for emotional support or advice, that can buffer the negative effects of stress,” says Julianne Holt-Lunstad, an associate professor of psychology at Brigham Young University, who has been publishing studies for the past 10 years on social relationships and their influence on health and disease.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2011/02/07/AR2011020703564.html

 

Posted on October 10, 2013, in Health, Love and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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