4 Ways Reading Changes Your Life. They’re Not The Ones I Would Have Guessed.

 

You know what’s awesome?!?!

OK, so right now, you’re probably thinking:

You’re probably well-acquainted with the teachings of this guy…

Holy shnikes!

AND THAT’S NOT ALL!

A recent study found that reading actually reshapes your brain in much the same way that practicing a sport reshapes an athlete’s brain. So while practicing a jump shot over and over again makes a basketball player’s ability to score mad points second nature, reading voraciously makes putting yourself in someone else’s shoes second nature. It actually does make you a better, nicer person. That’s kind of amazing.

Also, it helps you sleep better and might even stave off Alzheimer’s disease. That possibly even more amazing.

In conclusion:

 

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