Falling in love can induce a calming effect on the body and mind and raises levels of nerve growth factor for about a year, which helps to restore the nervous system and improves the lover's memory.
Love as Deep Fear
Love can also exert the same stress on your body as deep fear. You see the same physiological responses — pupil dilation, sweaty palms, and increased heart rate.
More Love Facts
Two-thirds of people report that they fall in love with someone they've known for some time vs. someone that they just met.
Feminist women are more likely than other females to be in a romantic relationship.