Attitude affects everything. A positive mental or optimistic attitude will lower the risk of heart disease by 77%. Yeah right Mark that’s not possible. Here are two studies:
According to a study by the Mayo Clinic of over 1,100 people tracked for 30 years, optimists live longer than pessimists. And, in a separate study of 999 people, men and women ages 65 to 85, researchers in the Netherlands found that optimistic participants had lower rates of heart disease and were 77% less likely to die of cardiovascular diseases.