Tag: health

In the Media: Challenges of making midlife friendships (Today.com)

Published: May 25, 2016 | Last Updated: May 25, 2016 By | 12 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media: Challenges of making midlife friendships (Today.com)

On the Today Show, Joan Lunden reported on an experiment that suggests that close midlife friendships may help minimize anxiety and stress.

Read More

Reader Wisdom: On chronic pain and friendship

Published: August 19, 2015 | By | 12 Replies Continue Reading
Reader Wisdom: On chronic pain and friendship

A reader with chronic pain explains the friendship challenges she faces.

Read More

Friendship etiquette: An expanding group of neighbors

Published: June 7, 2015 | Last Updated: June 7, 2015 By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

A friendly group of neighbors has gotten so large that logistical problems arise in arranging get-togethers.

Read More

Can I remain friends with someone with a totally different lifestyle?

Published: June 4, 2015 | By | 15 Replies Continue Reading

A woman who lives a healthy lifestyle is frustrated by a friend who neglects her health.

Read More

Friendship and happiness

Published: January 29, 2015 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading
Friendship and happiness

The folks at Happify developed this nifty infographic summarizing some of the relevant research on friendship and happiness.

Read More

In the Media – The Health Benefits of Friendship (FitnessRepublic.com)

Published: December 20, 2014 | Last Updated: June 18, 2021 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – The Health Benefits of Friendship (FitnessRepublic.com)

In this article in Fitness Republic.com, Dr. Levine writes about three studies examining the health benefits of friendship.

Read More

In the Media – Are your friends bad for your health? (RLTV)

Published: August 27, 2014 | Last Updated: August 27, 2014 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – Are your friends bad for your health? (RLTV)

Journalist Linda Melone reviewed a new study from Carnegie Mellon University that focuses on health and friendship.

Read More

In the Media – 5 Ways Your Friendships Might Be Unhealthy (HerCampus.com)

Published: July 23, 2014 | Last Updated: July 23, 2014 By | Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – 5 Ways Your Friendships Might Be Unhealthy (HerCampus.com)

Iris Goldsztajn, a reporter for the online collegiate publication HerCampus.com writes about unhealthy friendships.

Read More

In the Media – Can friends can be bad for your health? (NextAvenue.com)

Published: July 22, 2014 | Last Updated: July 22, 2014 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – Can friends can be bad for your health? (NextAvenue.com)

A recent study conducted by Carnegie Mellon University suggests that some friends may be bad for your health.

Read More

Friendship Research: Having a close confidante helps keep us healthy

Published: June 9, 2014 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

New friendship research confirms the positive health effects of having a close confidante.

Read More