Want to live longer? Read more!
The New York Times reported on a recent study from Social Science & Medicine, explaining that reading has a strong correlation with increased longevity. And you can find great free and 99¢ books to increase your lifespan right here on Freebie Friday!
“Compared with those who did not read books, those who read for up to three and a half hours a week were 17 percent less likely to die over 12 years of follow-up, and those who read more than that were 23 percent less likely to die. Book readers lived an average of almost two years longer than those who did not read at all.”