10 Reasons Why

People Should Read Everyday

1) Studies have shown that staying mentally stimulated can slow the progress of (or possibly even prevent) Alzheimer’s and Dementia.

3) Reading helps you to improve your language skills.

4) A lifetime of reading might just help keep your brain in shape when you reach old age.

5) It is a fundamental skill builder

6) Because you come to self realizations about yourself that you would have not been able to come to had they not been pointed out to you in the form of words.

7) Expose themselves to numerous styles of writing and to learn new vocabulary.

8) Merely reading a word reflecting a color or a scent immediately fires up the corresponding section of the brain, which empathizes with written experiences as if they actually happened to the audience.

9) Those who read tend to have a more varied range of words to express how they feel and to get their point across. - See more at: http://whytoread.com/why-to-read-10-reasons-why-reading-books-will-save-your-life/#sthash.lxUCePTU.dpuf

10) Becoming well-read requires that you read, and reading makes you smarter.