The Importance of Physical Touch for Emotional Well-Being

Physical expressions of affection are necessary to build care, trust, and security

Sandy Maximus
What Is Love To You?
6 min readMar 31, 2023

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Growing up in India, physical touch and public displays of affection (PDA) were not commonplace. You will have to watch a Bollywood movie from the 80s or even the 90s when two lovers run behind a tree or the camera pans to two…

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Sandy Maximus
What Is Love To You?

An academic, a mother, and a wanna-be writer with interests from travel to tennis, personal stories, and life lessons.