Older adults are more likely to help others than younger adults

Washington DC (UPI) Apr 16, 2021
Need a helping hand? Science says look for an older adult. According to a new study published Friday in the journal Psychological Science, effortful prosocial behavior – a willingness to exert physical effort on behalf of someone else – is more common among older adults. “A lot of research has focused on the negative changes that happen as people get older,” lead author Patrici

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