✔ Newborns that are given nurturing touch grow faster and
have more improved mental and motor skill development.
✔ Children that are raised with more physical interaction
tended to be less aggressive and violent.
✔ Partners who cuddle have been shown to have lower stress
levels and blood pressure and improved immune function.
✔ Elderly people who receive the soothing, affirming experience
of touch have been shown to better handle the process of
aging and passing with dignity.