Latest News

Acceptance of what cannot be changed predicts satisfaction in later life

Accepting what cannot be changed is key to happiness in old age after loss of independence. When older adults lose control as they move into residential care, they adapt and accept what cannot be changed in order to stay happy. According to a new study, when it comes to satisfaction in later life the ability to accept what cannot be changed is as important as the feeling of being able to exert control.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • No direct link found between rising inequality, reduced trust

  • Diversity in developmental trajectories in kids with autism spectrum disorder

  • Common elements of STEM schools identified

  • Financial incentives help pregnant women to quit smoking

  • Grant to develop therapy to protect against nerve agents

  • Up to 2 per cent of Germany's population is dependent on hypnotics

  • Low-frequency deep brain stimulation improves difficult-to-treat Parkinson's symptoms

  • Sexual offending treatment programs in prisons, hospitals are ineffective

  • Fluorescent dyes 'light up' brain cancer cells

  • Stress shared by same-sex couples can have unique health impacts

  •