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posted on 12 Mar 2017

Science Says Book Readers Live Longer

For centuries the myth of the Fountain of Youth was continually written about in fables, folktales, and scribed hypotheses. However, according to a new study, it may actually be one’s consumption of writing that acts as a fountain of youth. Yes, among its many other documented benefits, a new study has demonstrated that reading yields a greater lifespan.

Continue reading the full article on this link to the Electric Lit website.

You can also find the scientifc research paper on this link