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Why Optimists Live Longer

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That optimists live longer than pessimists is no longer speculation. A study has established the optimism-longevity link.

Researchers surveyed 69,000 women and 1,400 men to determine how optimistic they were, whether they expected excellent or bad things to happen to them in the future and if they felt in control of important aspects of their lives. The researchers followed the women, averaging 70 years old for ten…

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Mukundarajan V N

Mukundarajan V N

Retired banker living in India. Avid reader. I write to learn, inform and inspire. Believe in ethical living and sustainable development. vnmukund@gmail.com