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Parenting leads to greater happiness


May 18th, 2012 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (IANS) Parents experience greater levels of happiness and meaning in life than people who have no children, according to a new study. Parents also are happier when ... Read more...

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Teens junking healthy lifestyle kiss happiness away


March 4th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) Teenagers junking a healthy lifestyle for drinks, cigarettes and fast food become morose versions of their healthier, happier cousins and also get involved in risky behaviour. ... Read more...

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Half a million British kids unhappy


January 12th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) At least half a million children in Britain are "unhappy" with their lives, a survey has said.The "Good Childhood Report 2012" said around nine percent of ... Read more...

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Even too much time off can be stressful


October 22nd, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 22 (IANS) While a lot of people around us at the workplace may be invariably heard cribbing for weekly offs or on not getting the wished number of ... Read more...

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Balanced use of time - way to happiness


October 20th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 20 (IANS) The mantra for happiness in consumer society is a sensible and balanced use of time -- too little or too much of it can be counter-productive, ... Read more...

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Our age defines happiness for us


August 4th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Happiness, it is said, is all a state of the mind -- and a new study has revealed how young and old people experience completely different ... Read more...

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Beauty can buy both money and happiness


April 1st, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 01 (ANI): They say that money does not buy happiness, but a new study involving more than 25,000 people worldwide has suggested that beauty can buy both money and happiness. ... Read more...

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People with similar levels of happiness tweet together


March 15th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 15 (ANI): Scientists have found that happier people tend to tweet together, as do people who are less happy, with few tweets linking the happy and the unhappy.They made the ... Read more...

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Cheerful kids make for happy adults


February 27th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) Being happy and cheerful in teen years could be key to greater well being and satisfaction in adulthood, says new research. Although a troubled childhood may be ... Read more...

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Happy kids make happy adults


February 26th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): New research has found that being a 'happy' teenager is linked to increased well-being in adulthood.Much is known about the associations between a troubled childhood and mental health ... Read more...

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Brits to be asked if they are happily married in survey of nation’s well-being


February 22nd, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): The first official attempt to measure the "well-being" of Britons will see almost half a million people being asked whether they are happy with their marriages.The question ... Read more...

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Salary not important for New Zealand workers


January 6th, 2011 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Auckland, Jan 6 (IANS) Work environment, company culture and workplace morale are the most important factors for New Zealand officegoers, while salary is one of the least significant of all, a study ... Read more...

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Daydreaming fills half our waking hours with misery


November 12th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 12 (IANS) Daydreaming, brooding over the past or contemplating the future fills nearly half our waking hours with misery, say psychologists.Harvard University psychologists have discovered that we are happiest when ... Read more...

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Happiness comes with a price tag of $40K


July 31st, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 31 (ANI): For Australians, happiness comes with a price tag of 40,000 dollars, according to a survey, which proved that financial security certainly seems to play a role in whether ... Read more...

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Travel seems to chase the blues way


July 21st, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 21 (IANS) Travel acts as an antidote for the clinically depressed. "We know that people in The Netherlands and the US who travel report greater levels of happiness than those who ... Read more...

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25 percent of Arab Americans in Detroit reported abuse after 9/11


December 18th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 18 (ANI): A new study by researchers at the University of Michigan (UM) has found that one quarter of Detroit-area Arab Americans reported personal or familial abuse because of race, ... Read more...

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Arabs are victims of abuse in US post 9/11


December 18th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 18 (IANS) A quarter of Arab Americans have experienced personal or familial abuse because of race, ethnicity or religion since 9/11, says a new study. This is the first representative, population-based ... Read more...

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Depression engulfs vulnerable British youth


January 5th, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) A "significant core" of young people in Britain are either depressed or struggling to cope and the situation is likely to worsen in the current economic climate, according ... Read more...

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Negative life events up womens breast cancer risk


August 23rd, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 23 (ANI): Women who experience negative life events are at a higher risk of developing breast cancer, according to a new study.The research published in the open access journal ... Read more...

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Happiness can cut breast cancer risk


August 22nd, 2008 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 22 (ANI): A happy and optimistic outlook can cut a woman''s risk of developing breast cancer, says a new study.The research published in the open access journal BMC Cancer ... Read more...

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Happiness levels stay the same throughout our life


July 14th, 2008 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Time really is the best healer, for no matter what the disaster, a new study has found that the basic level of happiness stays the same throughout ... Read more...

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Happiness is rising worldwide


July 1st, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): Happiness levels have increased worldwide, thanks to greater economic growth, democratization and social tolerance, according to new World Values Survey data released in the July issue of ... Read more...

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Smoking wont make you happy


March 7th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 7 (ANI): If you think that fagging gives pleasure, think again, for according to a new research smokers experience lower average levels of happiness and life satisfaction when compared to ... Read more...

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