Sherry Taylor

Q: New research from the University of Rochester finds that people who do this are more likely to die earlier than those who don’t?
Q: New research from the University of Rochester finds that people who do this are more likely to die earlier than those who don’t?

A: hold in their feelings

HOLDING IN FEELINGS MAKES YOU DIE SOONER: Do you wear your heart on your sleeve? If you don’t, you may want to try it. New research finds that people who hold their feelings in are more likely to die sooner. Researchers from the University of Rochester found that people who held in their feelings were 35-percent more likely to die during a 12-year study period than those who spoke their minds. Those who kept quiet also had cancer and heart disease rates. Researchers say this effect may be because those who bottle their emotions may have a tendency to self-medicate with drugs and alcohol, and because pent up stress can increase inflammation levels and mess with your immune system. (Men’s Health)

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Channing Tatum going behind the camera to direct

Fresh
tatum

The "Magic Mike" star is taking on an adaptation of young-adult novel "Forgive Me."

in Music

The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ pics fetch $230K

Fresh
abbeyroad

Six discarded images from the iconic album shoot have been sold at auction.

in Music

Justin Bieber recording with Michael Jackson’s son

Fresh
princemichaeljackson

The "Baby" hitmaker is reportedly recording in secret with the King of Pop's son, Prince.

in Entertainment

Natalie Dormer wants more nudity in ‘Game of Thrones’

nataliedormer

The "Game of Thrones" star wants more male nudity in the raunchy medieval-fantasy series.