Experts from the University of North Carolina found that a strong friendship has a positive effect on health. Psychologists was the analysis of the health status of 65 students and University staff. Scientists asked volunteers during a special meditation to think about their loved ones only good things.
The study lasted for 1.5 months. During this time scientists have studied the changes in heartbeat. This fact proves how good the condition of the vagus nerve, affecting the production of oxytocin, a hormone that is very important for establishing social relationships. The result of scientific work has shown that daily if the person experiences a lot of positive emotions, it gives an opportunity to significantly improve the state of his physical health.
According to Professor of psychology, University of North Carolina Barbara Frederickson be able to change the physical condition of the people, increasing their positive daily emotions. The study has unraveled existing since ancient times, the mystery on the impact of social and emotional experiences on the state of physical health.