National Cuddle Up Day
National Cuddle Up Day is an annual celebration observed on January 6th of every year. Being in the coldest days of the winter, it is often necessary to make the day a little warmer. Get away from the chillness by cuddling up. Make your day cozy, hug your dear ones by cuddling up to relax. Cuddling up has numerous health benefits that let you enjoy the warm and fuzzy feelings during the cold winter. National Cuddle Up Day wouldn’t be complete without cuddling up to your favorite human, canines, and other pets. So get into the more comfortable place on this wintertime by cuddling to feel good simply.
“Kids today are so intelligent and computer savvy, so pairing an interactive computer world with something cuddly seems like a natural fit.” – Ty Warner
History of National Cuddle Up Day
The history, origin, and the founder of the National Cuddle Up Day are not exactly known. There is no mention about the year since this Day has been celebrated. However, this celebration Day falls on the month of January as it is during the chilly winter season, cuddle up makes anyone feel better. This Day has been celebrated to stay warm and get the number of health benefits of cuddling. Be it a three dog night, (i.e., a night that is so cold and it takes three dogs to cuddle up to stay warm) or only slightly chilly, the benefits of cuddling with the human or canine or other pet are multiple. The most important thing about cuddling is it releases oxytocin, a hormone that has huge health benefits.
Oxytocin reduces muscles and joints ache, besides giving the warm and hazy feelings. Heart disease, blood pressure, stress, and anxiety will get reduces by Oxytocin, kindred through the cuddling. Cuddling is the best form of indulging in physical touch with humans, dogs, and pet. The relationship between people will get stronger by cuddling. The sexual desire will get boosted through cuddling. Dopamine will be released stimulating the brain to seek pleasure, improve memory and focus on things. Cuddling up will make the bond between mother and infant gets better. Cuddling enables you with good sleep, lets you get out of social anxiety and thus you will have a positive outlook on the world.
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How to Celebrate National Cuddle Up Day
Celebrating the National Cuddle Up Day is quite simple. Get socialized with your family and friends. Cuddle up to make your relationship stronger and better. Cuddling up doesn’t only necessarily have to be with humans, you can have it with your cute little pets. Spread knowledge about cuddling up. Encourage people around to cuddle up and enjoy its health benefits. Share your cuddle up photos on the social media using the hashtag #CuddleUpDay.