[Journalist] Hawking obviously has quite the active mind, and previous statements that he has made seem to indicate he has a pretty positive mental outlook, despite his condition. Is there any evidence that lifestyle and psychological well-being do much to help with patients' outcomes? Or is the disease usually too quick for that to make a difference?
[Scientist/Doctor] I don't believe that adds to longevity.
Friday, March 6, 2015
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