Monday, June 22, 2009

Receiving Flowers actually Makes us Feel Better

Flowers generally have a positive effect on us. If you have ever given or recieved flowers from someone the first response is usually a smile or an expression of appreciation. That’s why we buy flowers to celebrate all types of occassions - we want the recipient to feel good.

Researches from Rutgers University have discovered flowers also can have at lasting effect on us and can change our moods in a healthy and natural way. You can read the study here. They have also discovered that flowers can help senior citizens cope with the challenges of aging. (Better make a note, Grandparents Day is September 13th.)

The researchers have laid the scientifc foundation for what many of us already know. If this is news to you then you should look into this further - especially if you are looking to stay upbeat and positive

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