Well-being in later life: the mind plays an important role


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Psychosocial factors e.g. depression or anxiety impair subjective well-being. The researchers found out tht there is a high level of well being. But especially women have a higher risk of feeling not so satisfied with their life (24 per cent) than men (18 per cent); © panthermedia.net/Artanika