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Removing the Optimism Bias

By Ed Yong | September 24, 2012

Disrupting a small part of the brain with a magnetic field can reduce people’s prejudice towards good news.


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Hope Prevents Stroke?

By Jef Akst | July 22, 2011

New data suggest that optimism may lower the risk of stroke.


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