Tag: aging

Married Sex Gets Better, Eventually
Attitude Sex

Married Sex Gets Better, Eventually

First, the news: after interviewing 1,656 married Americans ages 57 to 85, sociologists at Louisiana State University, Florida State University and Baylor University have determined that for many married couples, sex gets better. Did someone ask “When”?  That’s the tricky part. As Jan Hoffman reports in the New York Times, […]

It Gets Better: The Happiness Curve
Attitude

It Gets Better: The Happiness Curve

Yes, it gets better, meaning life gets better, or happiness gets greater, generally, once we pass the age of 54, at least for people living in high-income English speaking countries like the United States. How do we know? Because happiness researchers at Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International […]