Here we explore issues of growing older and offer ideas about actively aging so your later years can be productive, meaningful, and fulfilling. And, if like me you're a grandparent, we'll also examine how to best handle that grand later-life role.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Are Friends More Likely To Make You Happy as You Age?
Want to have happy sunset years? Make sure you have lots of friends. Family? Not as important, according to a pair of new studies involving 280,000 people.
The studies, led by William Chopik of Michigan State University, found that relationships with friends are a stronger predictor of health and happiness in older people than close relationships with their relatives.