Happiness study highlights midlife crisis

Men and women are unhappiest between 45 and 55 but life satisfaction from then on continues to improve up until they die, experts say.

The findings — based on global surveys — apply to people living in affluent, English-speaking countries.

"These findings suggest that older populations, although generally less healthy and less productive, might be more satisfied with their lives, and experience less stress, worry, and anger than do middle-aged people," the