Although taking a shower is almost always better than a bath in terms of environmental impact, baths appear to be the winner in terms of individual mental and physical health. So maybe it’s time to tell the roommate to scrub out the tub so you can let yourself soak— for your health, of course.
Japan’s a country known for valuing the bath, so the results of this study are expected.
I have to whole heartedly co-sign this regardless. I need to make a few tweaks to my bathing game, but it does a nice job of distressing and relaxing me.