Keep on Talking! It’s Good for You!

Check out this blog posting by Dr. Oz about why oversharing is actually good for you!

“Ever notice how good you feel after venting – to a friend, to a therapist, even a stranger who was willing to listen?

The health benefits of self-disclosure should come as no surprise. Interestingly, we devote 30-40% of our speech to informing others about our own experiences: What we did over the weekend; how that date went the other night; or the delectable dinner your honey made last Tuesday. However, I’m sure we all know someone who shares – or overshares – much more than that. Therapists call this ‘self-disclosure catharsis’.”

Click here to read the article by Dr. Oz in full on The Doctor Oz Show website.


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