Millennials Pressure Scientists To Raise The Age Of Adulthood To 24

Adulthood used to begin after you finished college, if not high school. But, millennials gotta millennial. That’s not to say they haven’t made their mark, though.

Gen-Y’s stubborn refusal to vacate their parents’ basement led sociologists to redefine being grown up. They’ve decided adulthood now doesn’t start until the age of 24. I kid you not.

The traditional definition for adolescence is currently between and the ages of 10 and 19, which marked the beginnings of puberty and the perceived end of biological growth.

But, writing in the Lancet Child & Adolescent Health, scientists from the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne argue the timings needs to be changed.

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