A recent article published by the Huffinton Post explores what it's like to life in a retirment community. In the article, the write states "Studies have shown that people who live in retirement communities are healthier and live longer than people isolated in their own home."

N. Josefowitx, What is it like to live in a retirement community, http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dr-natasha-josefowitz/what-is-it-like-to-live-i_2_b_12201136.html