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Why Happiness Is Contagious – And So Is Unhappiness

Have you ever noticed how being around nutsy/negative people can make you feel nutsy/negative? Psychologists call this “emotional contagion.” There’s even evolutionary reasons for why someone else’s curmudgeonly ways can infect you. “The original form is the contagion of fear […]

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