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The Reading Room

 

 

Enjoy reading more reasons why friendship enriches our lives.

 

Articles:

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

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2011/03/14/AR2011031404014.html

 

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

http://www.mayoclinic.org/friendships/art-20044860

 

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

http://seattletimes.com/html/health/2002335724_healthwomenfriends15.html

 

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

 http://www.lhj.com/relationships/friendships/why-love-heals-how-friendships-keep-you-healthy/

 

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

http://www.womensadventuremagazine.com/your-body/female-friendships-are-imperative-for-physical-health/

This Emotional Life, PBS.org, 2011

http://www.pbs.org/thisemotionallife/topic/connecting/connection-happiness