People Happier When They Get More Sex Than Their Friends: Study

Those who got less action than their peers tended to be less happy, researchers say

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"We tend to compare ourselves to people who are more successful than we are," Wadsworth said. "They tend to have a drain on people's sense of well-being. If we're aware of that process, it gives us some control over the emotional content of our lives."

The study appeared recently in the journal Social Indicators Research.

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