Happiness: Contagious as the Flu

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In a good mood? Your neighbor, her friends and even her friends' friends should thank you – you're likely infecting them with your cheer. Happiness spreads through social networks about as easily as the flu, according to a new study.
The researchers analyzed data compiled from nearly 5,000 interconnected people over a 20-year period. After establishing a baseline mood for each participant, the team found that when one person became happier, it rippled through the network, increasing the likelihood that others would become happier too.



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Interesting, isn't it ?!
 

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As the saying goes: Laugh - and the world laughs with you ; Cry - and you cry alone.
 
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