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Reading reduces stress by as much as 68%

Those who read could be 2.5 times less likely to develop Alzheimer's disease

42.5% of Wichita third-graders score at the lowest level reading test.

Reading 30 minutes a day over several years were living an average of two years longer.

Students who read 15 minutes or more per day make accelerated reading gains.

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