4 Great Reasons Being Single Can Be Good For Your Health

Are you single? If you are it can definitely have some perks in regards to your health and how you feel. Check out the following awesome reasons being single can rock.


1. You Can Go Anywhere You Want And Don’t Have To Check In

If you want to take that yoga class, then after go to a friend’s house and then come home and watch a Breaking Bad marathon, you can and don’t have to worry about giving your partner a status update or keeping them up with your late night television watching. This helps you to be able to stay physically active and engage your mind in any way that you please.

2. You Can Stretch Out In Your Bed

When you’re single you can wear ugly pjs and stretch your body out fully in your bed. You don’t have to worry about sharing the blankets, hearing loud snoring or going to bed at  a reasonable hour. This can help to promote relaxation and reduce stress.

3. More Peace And Quiet

When you’re single you have more “me” time which is extremely beneficial to your health. Self-care and spending time alone can ward off a host of diseases and strengthen your immune system. It can help you to make clearer choices and be more present.

4. Sole Control Of Your Life

When you’re single you can call all of the shots. There are no compromises or having to please someone else. You can go to India and study for the summer if you want to or pack up all of your belongings and move across country. You can also spend the majority of your time on yourself doing what you love to do which can nurture the spirit and bring about joy.


Remember to consult your physician before taking any health advice.

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