Is doing for others good for you?

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    Help and hope concept with hand of drowming, benevolence charity illustration, helping hand

    Help and hope concept with hand of drowming, benevolence charity illustration, helping hand

    Acting in selfless ways – helping others – can make people feel like they have more control over their lives and can reduce feelings of despair. That’s according to new research. In their weekly conversation, WHYY’s Maiken Scott and psychologist Dan Gottlieb discuss the implications.

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