Book Clubs Are Good for Your Health

By Dianna Dilworth 

Considering joining a book club? You should, it is good for your health, according to The Guardian.

The newspaper points out that social activity helps people live longer and that book clubs are an excellent way for regular social routines. Check it out:

According to results published this week in BMJ Open, a UK medical journal, people enjoy healthier lives if they maintain social bonds after they retire. Something like a book club, where you regularly meet friends and chat, can significantly reduce your risk of death in the first six years post-retirement.