New Health Study Is Good News for the Grumpy

“’Happiness and related measures of well-being do not appear to have any direct effect on mortality,’ the researchers concluded… [They] decided to look into the subject because there is a widespread belief that stress and unhappiness cause disease. Such beliefs can fuel a tendency to blame the sick for bringing ailments on themselves by being negative, and to warn the well to cheer up or else…” [Read Article]