A Woman’s Intense Interest in Her Partner Shifts When Grandchildren Arrive, University of Oxford Study

Published: May 02, 2012

A new study suggests that a woman's most intense relationship in her 20s is with a member of the opposite sex, but after the age of 45 this relationship shifts to a much younger female who is likely to be her daughter. The researchers suggest that women are more strategically driven than men in how they invest their time and after finding a mate, they shift their attention to grandchildren.

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