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How to Save a Life--Health Benefits of Friendship

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Matt Petrak

on 9 March 2015

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Transcript of How to Save a Life--Health Benefits of Friendship

Disease? Stress? Ew.
Friendship With Benefits
Mood & brain chemicals
Confidence
Improving life habits
Friendship's True Magic
Providing meaning in life
Giving purpose to life
Increasing life expectancy
Pure fun
Good vs. Bad Friendships
Although most true friendship are beneficial...
Cope with Hope
So What Does Friendship Do for Me?
Well, consider these questions:

How to Save a Life
Friendship's effects on the heart
Defense against disease and illness
Cancer sucks–friends don't
Stress is yucky, friendship is tasty
Harmful "friendships" can encourage...
Unhealthy lifestyle habits
Stress/anxiety/unhappiness
Create negative effects with disease and mental illness
Disease
Mental Illness
Loss
Stress
Most everything
Friendship aids in coping with:
On a Wing and a Prayer
Personal Examples
Issues
Unhealthy friendship
Holy Moley, am I grateful for the most amazing people in the world that help me through each and every day
Sources
http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-living/adult-health/in-depth/friendships/art-20044860?pg=1
http://www.health.harvard.edu/press_releases/the-health-benefits-of-strong-relationships
http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/fcs/pdfs/fcs2911.pdf
http://consumer.healthday.com/encyclopedia/emotional-health-17/psychology-and-mental-health-news-566/health-benefits-of-friendship-648397.html
http://rebloggy.com/post/depression-suicidal-suicide-friends-self-harm-family-society-dead-depressing-men/81075269557
http://psychcentral.com/lib/how-family-and-friends-can-aid-mental-health-recovery/00011752
http://www.cancer.net/coping-and-emotions/communicating-loved-ones/supporting-friend-who-has-cancer
http://search.proquest.com/news/docview/428380909/478E41C84CBF406CPQ/17?accountid=36215
http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/HWRC/hits?docNum=DU2602000257&aci=flag&tcit=1_1_0_1_1_1&index=BA&locID=la99595&rlt=1&origSearch=true&t=RK&s=1&r=d&secondary=false&o=&n=10&1=d&searchTerm=2NTA&c=1&basicSearchOption=KE&bucket=ref&SU=friendship
http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/suic/ReferenceDetailsPage/ReferenceDetailsWindow?failOverType=&query=&prodId=SUIC&windowstate=normal&contentModules=&display-query=&mode=view&displayGroupName=Reference&limiter=&u=la99595&currPage=&disableHighlighting=false&displayGroups=&sortBy=&source=&search_within_results=&p=SUIC&action=e&catID=&activityType=&scanID=&documentID=GALE%7CCX3424300292
http://www.cleavelandclinicwellness.com/mind/stressless/Pages/TheHealthBenefitsodFriendship.aspx#
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/21/health/21well.html?_r=0
This Might Be My Thesis
'Positive' friendships improve many aspects of people's health whereas 'negative' friendships have correspondingly negative effects on health.
Ahh! The Counterpoint!!!
Well, there actually isn't much opposition
Some people don't know
Others don't care
But Most Scientists agree
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