Choosing Up Teams In The Game Of Life: Why friends are equally important to blood relatives

all for one
There’s a reason the phrase is “friends and family” and not friends OR family. Both are important in the long run — studies have shown that lonelier people tend to have shorter life expectancy. But what is lonely? Some people need just a few good friends in their lives, some live for huge family gatherings. There’s no right way except the one that works for you.