But when they don't, we often fall victim to feelings of failure, disappointment, or simply unhappiness. Lyubomirsky, whose research on the possibility of permanently increasing happiness has received
Video games may not be all bad, and actually could help kids learn about science. Video games have a bad reputation among many parents and teachers, who worry that too much screen time is bad for children.
"It started with little things—having trouble making eye contact," he told me. Soon it got worse. Redding, a 28-year-old salesman in Seattle, found himself freaking out during normal, everyday conversations.