Why Does a Hug Feel So Good?

Why hugs have such a profoundly positive effect on our mood and mental health

10.10.2019

Why hugs have such a profoundly positive effect on our mood and mental health

Research suggests touch has a positive impact on mental health and development.

Read more: Psychology Today

I believe in transference of energy. I believe I have enough positive energy for close friends and family. I don't hesitate to hug them for 3 to 5 seconds. It costs me ABSOLUTELY NOTHING! Preliminary study found when oxytocin was administered as a nasal spray it led to a decrease in repetitive behaviours and fewer problems forming close social relationships compared to a placebo spray in men with autism spectrum disorder.

I'm someone who needs a loooooooooot of hugs but don't get even one 🤣🤣🤣 MikeG1818 your hugs!! 👌🏼👌🏼🤗 The best and most true information I’ve read this month!! HUGS and positive human touch are one of the best things in life. I’d take a hug over a text any day!!!!! This is so true. When feeling down, a hug from a friend or loved one is a stress reliever. :) So before depression sets in, why not find someone who can hug you tight and release some tension?

dininatsr 🎵'O melhor lugar do mundo é dentro de um abraço, pro solitário ou pro carente, dentro de um abraço é sempre quente.' 🎵jotaquest Because it is an Association we have with WARMTH, and comfort and feeling good... unless in a wrestling match... so the association in the MIND, sets off a signal in the BRAIN, that shoots to the BODY through the nervous system, all this good chemistry...

In the world of social media and emojis, touch has become a privilege. Its high time we realise the medicine that we already have been provided by nature. a_h_foto

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Depends who MeekMill Only if done appropriately... Touch is a powerful means of communication. Never had that reaction for me. I don't like them. dvannanda your justification card Please not any hug , some people do it as a habit in thier work for example. And do horrible things 😄

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