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Volunteering for Health: Help Yourself by Helping Others

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Volunteering for Health: Help Yourself by Helping Others

Volunteers report having less stress, longer periods of sustained happiness, more of a drive in personal and professional sectors, and a larger sense of community when they volunteer in virtually any capacity. While most people attribute volunteering to an improved mood and a purposeful life, studies are actually beginning to find that it affects your physical health too!

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7 Ways You Can Prevent Animal Cruelty by Volunteering

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7 Ways You Can Prevent Animal Cruelty by Volunteering

It is estimated that, worldwide, nearly one million domestic pets are abused or mistreated every year, and one pet is abused approximately every 10 seconds in the U.S. The numbers are shocking, and while many people feel helpless or angry in the face of such a horrible truth, there is something you can do to bring about real change. In recognition of the ASPCA's  Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month, here are seven ways you can make a difference by volunteering.

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