All posts tagged: Proverbs 17:22

Study: Lockdowns harmed memories of elderly who were previously anxious or depressed

A study conducted by researchers at Britain’s Exeter University and King’s College concluded that the lockdowns had a devastating impact on the memories of people over the age of 50 who were previously anxious or depressed.

Study reveals the heart health benefits of optimism

Español: Un estudio revela los beneficios del optimism para la salud del corazón. An article published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology stated that having a positive outlook on life results in a person having a reduced risk of heart disease. In their study, the research group led by Darwin R. Labarthe, a professor at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, looked at the results of several studies on the impact of a person’s psychological well-being on heart health. They revealed that an optimistic view of life not only positively impacted a person’s heart health, but that optimistic outlook also led to lifestyle choices that physically benefited heart health. This included: A 2017 study that found women who were in the top 25% for highest optimistic ranking had a 38% reduced risk of dying due to heart disease. Several recent studies discovered that people who had a purpose in their life had a reduced risk of stroke. Studies also revealed that people who had the most optimistic outlook on life where less likely …