The Touch of Love
It was love at first sight when 19-year-old Juarez saw 22-year-old Heloisa in the main street of São João del Rey, Brazil. The couple have been happily together for more than 54 years. What is their secret? And what happens if we grow old without a long-lasting relationship?
Prof. Dr. Martin Grunwald
The Key importance of Touch
Touch as a Painkiller
Being out of touch
Richard M. Lerner
says that physical touch is not a daily occurrence in their life.
miss touch very much and want to make up for it after the crisis.
realized during isolation how important physical touch is for their health.
feel lonely when lacking human touch.
say that the isolation has made them feel lonelier than ever before.
say that lack of human touch makes them feel lonely even if they have many contacts on social networks.