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Optimism may make a healthy heart

Optimism may make a healthy heart

By Abrar Al-Heeti

January 21, 2015

It turns out being happy could lead to more than just feeling good — it could also be associated with good health. A new study suggests a link between having a positive attitude and being in better cardiovascular health in comparison to people who are more pessimistic. Researchers from the Universit...

Compass receives praise, criticism

By Frank Krolicki

August 31, 2004

With the start of the new semester, many students at the University are discovering a new way of checking grades, taking online quizzes, keeping up with course information and more through a program called Illinois Compass. The program was piloted in the spring and has been met with both praise and ...