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Study: Cheery, optimists die younger – UPI.com

RIVERSIDE, Calif., March 12 (UPI) — Personality can affect longevity — those with the most optimism and cheerfulness die younger than their less positive counterparts, U.S. researchers found. Study leader Howard S. Friedman, distinguished professor of psychology at the University of California, Riverside; Leslie R. Martin, a psychology professor at …