5 Ways Aging Is Actually Cool

Too often, we talk about aging in negative terms. While it's true that we decline in some areas like muscle mass and skin elasticity, but there are some very real advantages.

Think that's a joke? It's not at all. Check out the real gains we make as we grow older. Personally, I'd exchange a couple of these sweet benefits for some crow's feet!

You have a good shot at being happier

Happiness increases with age, which may seem counterintuitive, but several studies have shown that it's true. Happiness is lowest from mid-30s to mid-40s for most and peaks in the 60s.

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