With all the bad news dominating the headlines, it’s no wonder that an unprecedented number of people are experiencing stress. Stress, like any other emotional issue, manifests in the body to get our attention. When you’re anxious and worried for long periods of time, it’s common to experience muscle tension, sleeplessness, anxiety, headaches, high blood pressure, fatigue, and other conditions.
From infancy on we are forming ideas about what sexual love between people looks and feels like. Our relationships with our mothers and fathers, their relationship with each other, what we see in the media and watch going on among the people who live in the world around us—all of these, for better or worse, have emotional and biological effects on an individual’s inner love map.