This week’s OlderBeast Web Pick is a great Boston Globe article on male friendships. It talks about how many guys let true friendships drift away as they get wrapped up in work and family. And examines the (actually, shocking) impact spending time with friends (or not) has on our physical health and longevity.
I’ll let the article speak for itself on this friendship topic. But first, let’s look at the broader context of how non-physical aspects of “wellness” (like relationships) have a direct impact on our health.