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Greet the Neighbors: Practical Tips for Making Connections Close to Home

Posted: 01/06/2017 by | No Comments

Old-fashioned social networks — person to person, not virtual or anonymous — are more valuable than we may have realized. Studies show that staying socially connected can boost the immune system, reduce anxiety and depression, and even increase lifespan. Conversely, for older adults prolonged isolation can be as bad for you as smoking 15 cigarettes […]