Study: Happiness dips after first baby reduces chances of having second

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They may be little bundles of joy, but German researchers say newborns are no fun for parents.

A study found many new parents feel a massive dip in happiness the year after their first child.

That's not a huge surprise considering the sleep deprivation, extra bills, and the physical recovery from giving birth.

But after surveying 20,000 couples, researchers found the larger the loss of happiness after baby one, the more it reduces the chances of having a second child.