The Importance of Keeping Connected for Healthy Living and Successful Aging
(created August 14, 2017)
Keeping socially connected is important to facilitate healthy and successful living at all ages. From making new friends during childhood to establishing and maintaining social relationships in young adulthood to keeping positive individual, family, society, and community networks when we mature with age. The next few blogs will explore some important things to consider with social engagement at any age. I will begin with our youth, or childhood, and the importance of learning positive and prosocial behaviors.