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A Town Eliminated The Worst Part Of Going To School. Spoiler Alert: Everyone Loves It.

Let's face it: School can be rough when you're a kid. You wake up at the crack of dawn, you sit still for hours, and when you act out because you're bored and exhausted, you land in detention. But when kids have something to look forward to at the beginning and end of the day, turns out they're a whole lot more jazzed about the experience. And their teachers and parents are way happier too. You definitely couldn't do this everywhere, but you could TOTALLY do it more places than it's currently being done. These folks are definitely on to something.

A Town Eliminated The Worst Part Of Going To School. Spoiler Alert: Everyone Loves It.
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As people get older, social isolation and loneliness become serious problems. Many find themselves living alone for the first time after the death of a spouse. It's also difficult for older people to maintain friendships when people they've known for years become ill or pass away.

Census Bureau figures say that almost a quarter of men and nearly 46% of women over the age of 75 live alone.

But loneliness doesn't just affect those who reside by themselves. People can feel lonely when there is a discrepancy between their desired and actual relationships. To put it simply, when it comes to having a healthy social life, quality is just as important as quantity.

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