Posts Tagged ‘subjective well-being’

Fat and Happy and Fuzzy About Causality

June 1, 2018 — In 1886, JAMA advised its readers that, with proper feeding, an infant grows fat and happy. Many cultures for many years have linked fatness with happiness. Now, in Social Science & Medicine, Shuanglong Li and colleagues tell us they have empirical evidence. Among urban Chinese adults, they claim that happiness brings a higher BMI. Causality […]