[VIDEO] Broken Heart A Physical Pain?

 

Why Does Your Heart Literally Ache After A Breakup?

Have you ever made these statements while in a relationship: “You touched my heart.” “You have a piece of my heart.” “My heart aches for you”?

Or how about after a relationship breakup: “You ripped my heart out!” “It was a slap in the face!” “I’m emotionally scarred”?

This fascinating [VIDEO] gives fascinating information regarding the science behind a heartbreak.

Oh… and here’s one major recommendation to do to ease the pain:

Brokenhearted? Surround yourself with friends and family even though it main seem difficult at first. Shown to cause a decrease in the pain perception.

SOURCE: YouTube – AsapSCIENCE

Emotional pain stimulates the same area of the brain that physical pain does.

CREDIT: YouTube - AsapSCIENCE
CREDIT: YouTube – AsapSCIENCE