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.

Getting Older Might Not Be So Bad

By Robin Marantz Henig

A recent poll found that aging isn't as bad in reality as it is in prospect

The Top 10 Myths about the Midlife Crisis

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

It’s time to demystify the midlife crisis

New Ideas About Aging Are Really Old

By Mindy Greenstein Ph.D.

2,000-year-old wisdom still rings true.

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