Optimists reduce life expectancy for everyone else

Optimists reduce life expectancy for everyone else

August 27, 2019

A study has found that optimists are more likely to live longer than those who have a more negative approach to life – because they shorten the life span of everybody else by being a major source of their ill health through the stress that they cause. Positive people were more likely to live to the age of 85 or more. A representative for pessimists said that the results didn’t surprise them.