Thought we’d share this fascinating article from the Psychology Today. It’s titled Staying Socially Active May Offset Risk of Cognitive Decline.
It offers some thought-provoking perspectives. Here’s one that we thought was interesting:
Data analysis revealed that higher amounts of social contact at age 60 were most significantly associated with a lower risk of developing dementia later in life. Those who had daily face-to-face interactions with friends at age 60 were 12 percent less likely to develop dementia than age-matched cohorts who weren’t socially engaged on a regular basis.
To find out more, take a look at the rest of this write-up.