Being healthy is a popularity contest

19Oct09

New study examines what it is to be popular as well as what relation there is between being healthy and being popular.

“Researchers from Sweden found that being unpopular in school increased a person’s risk of heart disease and diabetes — while being popular was linked to good health as an adult. Results from the study were just published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.”

http://abcnews.go.com/Health/MindMoodNews/popularity-predict-health-outcomes/story?id=8696160

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