The stability of life satisfaction in a 15-year follow-up of adult Finns healthy at baseline

@article{KoivumaaHonkanen2005TheSO,
  title={The stability of life satisfaction in a 15-year follow-up of adult Finns healthy at baseline},
  author={Heli Koivumaa-Honkanen and Jaakko Kaprio and Risto Honkanen and Heimo T Viinam{\"a}ki and Markku J Koskenvuo},
  journal={BMC Psychiatry},
  year={2005},
  volume={5},
  pages={4 - 4}
}
BACKGROUND While physical health has improved considerably over recent decades in Finland, the disease burden of mental health, especially that of depression, has become increasingly demanding. However, we lack long-term data on the natural course of subjective well-being in the general population. The aim of this study was to investigate the long-term course of self-reported life satisfaction. METHODS This was a 15-year prospective cohort study on a nationwide sample of adult Finnish twins… CONTINUE READING