Source Pravda.Ru

Optimism-the ultimate elixir of life

Being an optimist may help reduce your risk of dying from &to=http://english.pravda.ru/society/2001/12/01/22650.html' target=_blank>heart disease and other causes.

A Dutch study found that people who described themselves as being highly optimistic had lower rates of cardiovascular death and less risk of any cause of death than people who said they were highly pessimistic.