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Could the mid life crisis be a good thing?

Barbara Bradley Haggerty

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When you think of the term midlife crisis, what comes to mind?

The guy who buys the flashy sports car ... maybe the newly divorced women who turns her back on her old life and travels the world.

But although its not often thought of in a positive light, could it be getting a bad rap?

That's one of the ideas raised by Barbara Bradley Haggerty in her new book, Life Reimagined - The Science, Art and Opportunity of Midlife.