Monthly Archives: July 2023

Lessons Learned from the Longest Study on Happiness

The Harvard Study of Adult Development may be the most comprehensive study ever conducted, as it followed its participants for their entire adult lives. The study was started in Boston in 1938 and has already covered three generations: grandparents, parents, and children, who are now considered “baby boomers.” The study has allowed the analysis of […]

Autism prevalence has been on the rise for decades and the trend continues…with 1 in 36 children identified with Autism in 2020.

The Child Development and Disability Branch of the CDC’s National Centre on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities biennial reports have revealed a steady uptick in autism prevalence among 8-year-old children, from an estimated 1 in 150 children in the year 2000 to 1 in 44 in 2018. In 2020, 1 in 36 children were identified […]