Author: David Rosen

PhD researcher (Health Psychology) Editor Just Left of Centre
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Do Optimists Live Longer?

Whether you see the glass half empty or half full is not just an interesting social classification. Being an optimist or pessimist is likely to have a significant impact on your behaviour when faced with adversity, your approach to risk-taking, your career choices, your explanation of personal events, your relationships and most importantly your health.

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A Chaotic Brexit Looms Large

With less than a week to the start of negotiations, the UK’s Brexit team appear moreĀ ill prepared than ever to handle the task. News of ministerial casualties within the Brexit team has been dismissed as minor. Meanwhile, replacements are shuffled into the department in the dead of night, hoping to avoid the attention of the media. It seems it is not just the electorate that harbour grave doubts about the forthcoming negotiations.