They say that the brain cells multiply if the brain has been used including some physical activities that induces it to secrete chemicals that gives you a happy disposition. A good way to stimulate the brain is to read books. Reading materials do not only increase knowledge but it also preps you to learning new skills which can come in handy along the way. For some, even reading new things will give them ideas on how they can improve their lives or even how they can make a certain task easier. Absolutely, it is a good way to become more productive if what you have learnt is being applied.
When you read books, make sure you get adequate light. Even when you are reading articles online or checking your e-books on electronic reading equipments, good lighting keeps your eyes from being strained. The eye strains can give you headaches and will cause fatigue to your body. So if you plan on reading books almost every day, avoid reading in dark rooms. Get enough light to avoid health problems later on. Education through books is still very useful in today’s modern society even when there are thousands of electronic gadgets that replace traditional books. Sometimes the feel of physically turning paper pages of a book feels better than just swiping a finger on an lcd screen.
Even kids as young as pre-schoolers should already start reading books to train them to love books. If you have to read books, be sure to read the ones that are appropriate for your age and profession. Businessmen would find business and motivational books to come in handy especially in managing their businesses well. There are appropriate books for each individual but books are not always restricted only for a specific age bracket.
Nonetheless, young kids should learn good habits from children’s educational books and not primarily from comic books. There are even children’s toys and dolls that come with their own story books which introduce the value of reading during their playtime. Preferably, teenagers should not just read books with romance themes. It would be helpful as they grow up and become professionals if they read informative how-to books even online.