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21 January 2011

Stay positive to stay healthy

A research review on how positive emotions can influence health outcomes in later adulthood suggests that positive emotions may be a powerful antidote to stress, pain, and illness.

The notion that feeling good may be good for your health is not new, but is it really true? A new article published in Current Directions in Psychological Science, reviews the existing research on how positive emotions can influence health outcomes in later adulthood.

Optimism beats stress

 
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