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Crum & Langer, 2007: Explaining that their job is physically healthy increased health and job satisfaction among hotel room attendants over four weeks

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Crum, A. J., & Langer, E. J. (2007). Mind-set matters: Exercise and the placebo effect. Psychological Science, 18(2), 165-171.
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Summary:

Telling hotel room attendants that cleaning hotel rooms meets the Surgeon General’s recommendations for an active lifestyle reduced attendants’ weight, systolic blood pressure, and percent body fat and increased their job satisfaction four weeks later.

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Walton & Wilson, 2018