Archive for 29 Oct,2015

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Gratitude increases happiness and reduces depression

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Research shows that being grateful is good for your health, promotes well-being and increases happiness!

Martin Seligman, known as the founder of positive psychology, has conducted extensive studies of depression, happiness and quality of life.

One project, where he studied the relationship between gratitude and depression, provided some surprising results. Subjects were asked over a certain period to take note of the positive things that happened to them during the day. They were asked to record this in a “gratitude” diary. [···]

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