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Judgment, memory better for older adults with optimistic outlook

by Jared Wadley, Michigan News

When older adults feel optimistic about their future, they are less likely to experience decreases in memory, problem solving and judgment, according to new research conducted at the University of Michigan.

Optimism has been linked to positive health behaviors, such as exercising and eating healthier diets, and lower risk for a variety of health conditions, including stroke and heart attacks. Continue reading Judgment, memory better for older adults with optimistic outlook