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Enjoy reading more reasons why friendship enriches our lives.



Research suggests that good friends may actually be great medicine, by Carolyn Butler, Washington Post, March 14, 2011


Enrich your life and improve your health – Mayo Clinic Staff, Mayo


Science confirms that women reap health benefits from friendships, by Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times, June 15, 2005


Why love heals: How friendships keep you healthy, Chris Crowley and Henry S. Lodge, MD, Ladies Home Journal, March, 2006


Female Friendships are Imperative for Physical Health, Women’s Adventure Magazine, 2013

This Emotional Life,, 2011