Tag Archives: Hugs

Argue much? Hugs might help avoid bad moods after disagreements

(Reuters Health) – People who get hugs are less likely to experience a bad mood after a disagreement than those who don’t receive this kind of affection, a small study suggests. While close personal touch and meaningful social interactions with other people have long been linked to better physical and mental health, much of this… Read More »

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Hugs and kisses: The health impact of affective touch

There are a number of good reasons that touching, hugging, and kissing the people we love feels comforting and reassuring. In this Spotlight, we will explore how such displays of affection impact your health and well-being. What are the benefits of affective touch? In this Spotlight, we investigate. When we touch, hug, or kiss a… Read More »

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