To help beat heart disease, stay upbeat

Optimistic people not only take better care of themselves, they are also less likely to suffer from the damaging effects of stress.

Real power in positive thinking

Study finds that people who expect good things may actually lower their risk of disease.

Optimistic outlook boosts heart recovery

Researchers report that positive patients are more physically active and less likely to be re-hospitalized.

If you’re happy and you know it, your heart will show it

Research shows personal and community optimism is connected to a healthy heart.

A sense of purpose may benefit your brain

Seniors with a positive mental state are less likely to have cerebral tissue damage.