Latest Midlife crisis Stories

2014-05-29 23:11:34

A Romantic Story of a Physician and a World Famous Opera Singer Wynnewood, PA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 “An opera begins long before the curtain goes up and ends long after it has come down. It starts in my imagination, it becomes my life, and it stays part of my life long after I've left the opera house.” – Maria Callas For the fictitious physician Vip Van Buren, the opera becomes a significant part of his life after a chance encounter with the world’s most famous opera singer,...

Mid-Life Crisis Found To Affect Apes Too
2012-11-20 05:10:31

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Apes, like humans, experience a decline in happiness during middle age, which rebounds as they approach old age, according to a new study that suggests the infamous mid-life crisis may have biological, rather than sociological, roots. Humans across many cultures report a dip in happiness during their late-40s when compared with their life satisfaction during younger and older years. In the current study, an international team...

2010-08-06 14:30:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Midlife will occur differently to everyone but you now have the opportunity to change what can be a crisis into a more complete and purposeful life, says a new book, A Guide for Midlife - Navigating the Six Universal Crises, written by McKenzie Magee. "It is important to understand what a midlife crisis has to offer," says Magee. The author has a unique approach on how to meet the challenges of surviving and thriving in your 40's, 50's, and 60's. Magee's...

2008-08-05 15:00:32

Coming up for Air Assembly Rooms ** THEATRE A MIDLIFE crisis as told by George Orwell sounds interesting, but when handled by an actor who doesn't so much channel the writer's flare but merely shouts angrily, it becomes embarrassing. Until August 25 KANE MUMFORD (c) 2008 Evening News; Edinburgh (UK). Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

2006-07-14 18:30:00

WASHINGTON -- Even the powerful tyrannosaurs seem to have encountered a midlife crisis. Once they made it to about age 2 they could take on just about any other predator and had very little mortality until they reached sexual maturity in their teens, researchers report in Friday's issue of the journal Science. "Survivorship stabilized at between two and four percent per year until midlife at which point they went through an honest-to-God midlife crisis," Gregory M. Erickson, who teaches...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.