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Does Happiness Change as People Get Older?

Elderly Indian man in self-isolation at home
Some people believe that people’s quality of life declines as they age, and others refer to old age as “the golden years.” A study of 1.5 million people from around the world offers insights into what actually happens to happiness over the life span.

Why Do Teenagers Expect People to Reject Them?

Unhappy Teenage Girl Being Gossiped About By School Friends
If you assume that other people will disappoint or reject you, the quality of your relationship with your parents and your parents’ relationship with each other could have played a role.