Contagion is everywhere
Germs aren’t the only things you have to worry about “catching.”
Diners are happier when they order entrées that are similar nutritionally to those of their companions, found University of Illinois research. If you’re watching your waistline, place your order first so you’re not tempted by your pals’ cravings.
University students who were randomly paired with roommates highly prone to brooding were likely to “catch” their negative-thinking style after only three months, found a University of Notre Dame study. Recognise that other people may influence how you respond to life’s challenges.