Lend a hand, help your heart?

TitleLend a hand, help your heart?
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication2016
MagazineHarvard Health Publications. Harvard Heart Letter
Date PublishedJun 2016
Accession Number1794519897
KeywordsCardiovascular disease, Emotions, Healthcare, Heart disease, Preventative Medicine, Studies, Volunteerism

Doing volunteer work has been linked to better physical and mental health outcomes. People who volunteer may be more active, have less depression, and have a greater sense of purpose in life-all of which may help lower heart disease risk.


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Short TitleLend a hand, help your heart?
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