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Researchers worked with a behavioural psychologist from Goldsmiths University and quizzed thousands of 20-somethings about their ‘first-world problems’. They then asked people in their 50s what their biggest worries were twenty years ago and compared the two sets of results.

While having a happy relationship, being able to afford to pay rent and fear of over-exposed photos were the biggest fears in 1997, people in 2017 dread forgetting their log-in password, leaving their phone at home and having to buffer online shows. The researchers found that one in three millennials have experienced ‘avocado anxiety’, where they get fearful about their avocado being under or over ripe.

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