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Weekly challenge - no negativity

This week’s challenge turned out to be a real challenge for me. It was meant to be a week of no negativity and I found I had to keep monitoring the things I said for any negative sentiment – and there were so many I was horrified at how negative I was. 954 more words


Hand of Fate

​We as a race have this paradigm that everything that happens to us, good or bad, is a result of our actions. It is easy to see why people would want to think that way. 469 more words

Treasure Files

Optimism may reduce risk of dying prematurely - Harvard

Having an optimistic outlook on life—a general expectation that good things will happen—may help people live longer, according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. 450 more words


A Harvard study shows that optimistic women live longer

Optimism is a potent drug.

A study from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health published Dec. 7 in the American Journal of Epidemiology shows that women who have a positive outlook have a much lower risk of dying from serious illnesses, especially cardiovascular diseases. 327 more words

5 Ways to Find Your Inner Child

There comes a moment in your life where you should stop and ask if you’re living for yourself or if you’re living to the standards of society, by doing what is expected of you. 569 more words


Optimism May Propel Women to a Longer Life

Upbeat outlook linked to lower risk of dying from cancer, heart disease and other causes, study says

Women who generally believe that good things will happen may live longer. 577 more words