Rule #6: Laugh out loud and visit with friends often
Blaise T. Ryan’s 14 Rules for Good Health (Part 6)
Simple and practical rules to boost vitality and keep you one step ahead of stress and illness.
By Blaise T. Ryan, R.TCMP, R.Acu | www.blaiseryan.com
“True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils.
Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island…
to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.”
– Author unknown
Our need for social connection and belonging is one of the most crucial needs we have. Researchers have concluded that those who maintain active social lives live longer, get sick less and are generally happier. Even the recovery from illness and surgery has proven to be faster when someone is actively socially engaged. Laughter truly is the best medicine. Do not suppress or hold back your laughter. As I always say, the angels dance whenever sincere laugher choruses in the air.
These 14 Rules will continue in the next issue or you can go to my website at www.blaiseryan.com/blog/ to read the rest of these 14 Rules for Good Health now.
Blaise T. Ryan is a Registered Acupuncturist and Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner with over 10 years of clinical experience. He offers Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Qigong and Food Healing for treatment of all kinds of health issues. He accepts new clients at his Westboro location at the Village Clinic.
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You can book an appointment with him online at www.blaiseryan.com or by calling 613-702-5377.
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