Turning Negative Thinkers Into Positive Ones

Author: Jane E. Brody

What a great way to start the day!


When I told a fellow swimmer about this experience and mentioned that I was writing a column on the health benefits of positive emotions, she asked, “What do you do about people who are always negative?” She was referring to her parents, whose chronic negativity seems to drag everyone down and make family visits extremely unpleasant.