Wiser and Happier?

Wiser and Happier?

Getting older isn't as bad as it seems—on the contrary, it has its perks. Plus: How your sense of happiness changes as you age, midlife crisis myths, and ancient wisdom about aging.

Visit Your Parents—It's the Law!

Can devotion and loyalty be legislated?

The 'New' Midlife Crisis

How do you know it's coming?

The Daddy Chronicles: What happened to my testosterone?

Why does fatherhood coincide with major reductions in testosterone?

7 Steps for Getting What You Want

Resolve to become a master goal-setter and start getting more of what you want.

Why There's Pain in Happiness

Strangely, happiness requires pain—but not suffering.

Live Like Your Life Depends on It

Why elders tend to be more vivacious than younger people.

Why Truth and Happiness Live Together

Genuine happiness grows from accepting the reality and truth of your life

The Neuroscience of Regret

How our brains learn to let go of regret as we age — and why some people don't

Passion or Contentment:

Which do you choose?

Age-Gap Couples in the Twilight Zone

What challenges do the elder years bring to these, and to all, couples?

50 Years Already?

Thoughts on the arrival of big round birthday number.

What Really Makes You Happy?

My answer is an oxymoron

If You Are Single, Will You Grow Old Alone? Results from 6 Nations

Are singles with no kids isolated and vulnerable in later life?

12 Ways to Age—Into Agelessness, Part 2

Feeling young has very little to do with chronological age.