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Read that longevity might be related to personality genes. please explain that.?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Research has focused: On genetic variations that offer a physiological advantage such as high levels of HDL ty. Cholesterol. But researchers at albert einstein college of medicine and ferkauf graduate school of psychology of yeshiva university have found that personality traits like being outgoing, optimistic, easygoing, and enjoying laughter as well as staying engaged in activities may also be part of the longevi.

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