Study Links Happiness to Longer Life

Study Links Happiness to Longer Life

Posted by: on Nov 10, 2011 | No Comments

“People in their golden years are less likely to die within the next 5 years if their emotions are positive.” –ScienceNow

As it turns out, happiness is more than just a positive mood; it also leads to a longer life. Researchers at University College London (UCL) recently conducted a study showing that happier people are 35% less likely to die over the next five years than their less cheerful counterparts.