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The Health Benefits of a Good Listener

Having someone to talk to can boost brain power and help stall dementia

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Visit with someone who lives alone or otherwise feels socially isolated and you’ll likely find they’re eager, even desperate, for a little conversation. We humans love to talk, and we need someone who will listen. Turns out having a good…




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Robert Roy Britt

Robert Roy Britt

Independent health & science journalist writing motivationally about the science of physical health & mental wellness. Former editor-in-chief of LiveScience.

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