Why You Get Happier as You Age

Though many young people think that life is “all downhill from here,” research shows that the older years of our life are also our happiest.


If you had to pick a period of life during which you’re the happiest, chances are you’d pick young adulthood. Your body is in great shape; you’re healthy, surrounded by friends, and have a world of possibilities in front of you. You feel like nothing can hold you back. However, research shows that most people are much happier in their old age. Despite a decline in physical and cognitive ... Read more

August 3, 2020