Giving Thanks Helps Reset Your Outlook on Life

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailEmailShare to RedditRedditRedditShare to MoreAddThisMoreCount your blessings this Thanksgiving. It’s good for you.While it seems pretty obvious that gratitude is a positive emotion, psychologists for decades rarely delved into the science of giving thanks. But in the last several years they have, learning in many experiments that it is one of humanity’s most powerful emotions. It makes you happier and can change your attitude about life, like an emotional reset button.Especially in hard times, like these.What is the brain chemistry behind this and what are the best ways of inducing it?(READ the AP article in the Mercury News)AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailEmailShare to RedditRedditRedditShare to MoreAddThisMorelast_img read more

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Two people found dead in Boone home

first_imgReports say the bodies of a woman and her son were found at a home in Boone, but police are releasing few details on the case. JimThe Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation is assisting the Boone Police Department as they look into the deaths of two people.The bodies were found this week at a home in Boone. Police Chief John Wiebold says someone notified them of a dead body about 10:00 Wednesday night.Officers were able to eventually enter the home and there they discovered a second body. They have not released any names at this time and have not indicated the cause of death. Autopsies have been ordered.(By Jim Turbes, KWBG, Boone)Share this:FacebookTwitterlast_img

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