Friends keep the lurgies away

Some research has shown that having good friendships and relationships helps you live longer by slowing the aging process, improving your immune system; (eg reducing the incidences of colds and flu) and even protecting against cardiovascular disease and high blood pressure.

Source: Wartik, Nancy. “The Surprising Link to Longer Life.” McCall’s 124 (1997): 104–109.

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