American Marriages: Happiness and Health Decline Over Time

If you want to know what happens to people after they marry, don’t just look at newlyweds

Bella DePaulo
Fourth Wave

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In one of the longest-running studies of the link between marrying and happiness, ongoing for more than 20 years, German adults are asked repeatedly, year after year, how happy they are. That way, researchers can see…

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Bella DePaulo
Fourth Wave

“America’s foremost thinker and writer on the single experience,” according to the Atlantic. SINGLE AT HEART book coming on Dec 5, 2023. www.belladepaulo.com