Our study found that people who had higher repetitive negative thinking patterns experienced more cognitive decline over a four-year period.
The aim was to understand intense social problems that accompany people’s medical problems.
Having “been there”, we believe we know what it’s like to be our friends in trouble. But do we really?
Researchers have suggested a new theory for why neurotic unhappiness and creativity are often found in the same person. But is the assumption that creative people are more neurotic actually true?
It is the events that happen in our lives that determine the state of our mental health, rather than some inherent personal inadequacy or genetic flaw.