The study, in the journal Psychology and Aging, said that a darker view of the future “may encourage people to live more carefully, taking health and safety precautions.” Unswerving optimism sets you up for disappointment, with the accompanying anxiety.
Updated: March 20, 2013, - 03:24 PM
The women who helped build the atomic bomb never knew it involved uranium.
Updated: March 12, 2013, - 11:33 AM
We here in Minnesota couldn’t be more proud of the strides that some of our neighboring states have taken to...
Updated: March 11, 2013, - 04:23 PM
If you ever went to summer camp, there’s probably a song that brings you back to a particular cabin or campfire just as surely as seeing that scar on your ankle. Camp songs can be as much a part of the experience as lanyards and leeches.
Updated: March 09, 2013, - 06:33 PM
Marathoners dread hitting “the wall.” We think that describes March in Minnesota. Fortunately, the strategies for survival are similar.
Updated: March 08, 2013, - 05:23 PM
The shift to Daylight Savings Time results in one less hour of sleep, which contributes to a collective — and potentially dangerous —deprivation.
Updated: March 08, 2013, - 04:56 PM
The Pill may become an equal-opportunity prescription, if a U of M researcher’s new approach proves successful.
Updated: March 01, 2013, - 05:30 PM
It’s a classic quandary among those unsure of whether they’re witnessing a hot trend or a train wreck: Did she mean to do that?
Updated: March 01, 2013, - 05:27 PM
Fans of the TV show “Doomsday Preppers” may get a chance to audition at a preppers’ expo on Saturday.
Updated: February 27, 2013, - 04:30 PM