While bouncing back from an injury is a physical process, a good attitude also helps... Researchers from the University of Alberta in Canada found that peoplewho expected to mend quickly from whiplash healed faster than those with poor expectations.
"Thinking it's going to take a long time to get better can make you depressed," says Professor Linda Carroll.
"You're focused on the pain and less on your usual activities, which can slow recovery."..
So stay optimistic and soon you'll really have a reason to smile.....