A study of 59 women con­ducted by the Univer­sity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill re­vealed that phys­i­cal touch with a ro­man­tic part­ner re­duces heart rate and blood pres­sure while also low­er­ing cor­ti­sol (the stress hor­mone re­spon sible for weight gain).

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HEALTHY HUGS

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