Literature boosts human intellect and even affects life expectancy. The study says the publication Social Science & Medicine.
According to available data, reading people live significantly longer. With regular reading of fiction the risk of premature death is reduced by 23%, it is enough to devote to a hobby for 3 hours a week, it's only one small book in two weeks.
Still reading strengthens cognitive function. This is especially useful for elderly people prone to neuro-degenerative diseases. Scientists have proved that the books improve sleep quality and expand your vocabulary.
Some studies say that people who read have higher intelligence. That is why scientists recommend that parents teach their children to read from an early age.
With the easy to relieve stress the stress accumulated during the day. This allows you to relax and prepare for a family vacation or a dream.