10 Reasons Why 🤔 You Need More Handholding 👫 in Your Relationship 💘 ...

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Holding hands when you’re in a relationship is fun.

It’s usually one of the first ways you show affection to each other.

It also offers great benefits to your relationship no matter how long you’re together.

These’re 7 specific ways your relationship benefits when you hold hands more.2

1. It Keeps You Connected

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Holding hands is a way of saying I’m here with you and I’m present in the moment.

It’s a way of having unity as a couple no matter where you are.

No matter what’s going on around you, you’ve got that intimate connection.

It’s a way of saying, hey, we’re a unit and it stays that way.

On a more practical level, it helps you keep together in a crowd.

2. It Shows Your Commitment

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When you see a couple holding hands, you know they’re in a relationship.2

That’s the same message you’re sending to others when you hold hands.

Not only does it send the message to other people but it’s a small way of saying I’m committed to you.

Those in strong relationships tend to hold hands much more than those in troubled relationships.2

Take comfort in that fact and enjoy the security of it.

3. It Reduces Stress and Anxiety

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I’ve always known that holding my husband’s hand makes me feel calmer when I’m in a stressful or anxious situation.

Now there’s actual scientific proof of this phenomenon.

The study covered by nytimes.com explains how and why holding hands makes you feel calmer.

It’s such a simple little way to stay calm through difficult situations.3

What’s more, no one will know how you’re so calm and collected except you.

4. It Makes You Feel Closer

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Don’t you love to see older couples still holding hands?

It’s a sweet picture, isn’t it?

Holding hands isn’t just for those newly in love.2

It’s something that enriches your relationship no matter how long you’ve been together.

That’s because it has a way of making you feel closer, whether you’ve been together 10 days or 10 years.

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