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Can science explain pessimism?

Can science explain pessimism?

Being a pessimist, constantly on the lookout for things that can go wrong, leads to increased stress and anxiety. And it's more than just a state of mind. It's powerfully connected to your health. Pessimists may, for example, have reduced life spans. Scientists are attempting to explain the contributions of genes and enviornment in pessimistic personalities.