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Rich People Don’t Just Live Longer. They Also Get More Healthy Years.

According to a new study, wealthy men and women don’t only live longer, they also get eight to nine more healthy years after 50 than the poorest individuals in the United States and in England.The findings, published on Wednesday in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A, emerged from two primary questions: What role do socioeconomic factors play in how long people live healthy lives?
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Why High-Class People Get Away With Incompetence

Science|Why High-Class People Get Away With IncompetenceImageIn several experiments, researchers found that people who came from a higher social class were more likely to have an inflated sense of their skills — even when tests proved that they were average.“With this research, we now have reason to think that coming from a higher social class confers yet another advantage,” said Jessica A.
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Attention Young People: This Narcissism Study Is All About You

Science|Attention Young People: This Narcissism Study Is All About YouImageThe widespread belief that young adults are more self-absorbed may have been fueled by the fact that social media has made today’s narcissists much easier to find, the study’s lead author said.”That idea began gaining traction about two decades ago as a few psychologists argued that historical data stretching back a generation showed that young adults had grown increasingly self-absorbed.
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