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To help others as they age tools are necessary to develop empathy towards their situation. Being able to walk in someone else's shoes can be helpful to develop empathy and understand the other person's situation.

To help others as they age tools are necessary to develop empathy towards their situation. Being able to walk in someone else's shoes can be helpful to develop empathy and understand the other person's situation.

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The book, The BLue Zones, finds the areas in the world where people live the longest and tries to find out why.

The book, The BLue Zones, finds the areas in the world where people live the longest and tries to find out why.

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Our mental models about age and older populations are formed early and reinforced daily through various institutions: the media, schools, government, business and non governmental organizations. Stating, "She is 85" can create a negative image.

Our mental models about age and older populations are formed early and reinforced daily through various institutions: the media, schools, government, business and non governmental organizations. Stating, "She is 85" can create a negative image.

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Who said Love cant happen in Old Age ! Quoted 71 yr old, Rameshbhai Parekh, who got married to Parvatiben, 65 yrs old. I read this news and was quite happy, imagining the two sould finding themselves in peace.

Who said Love cant happen in Old Age ! Quoted 71 yr old, Rameshbhai Parekh, who got married to Parvatiben, 65 yrs old. I read this news and was quite happy, imagining the two sould finding themselves in peace.

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In a recent report in the Journal of Aging and Physical Activity evidence showed that gardeners who worked in their yards one or more hours each week experienced fewer recent falls, thus lessening the chance of ending up in the hospital

In a recent report in the Journal of Aging and Physical Activity evidence showed that gardeners who worked in their yards one or more hours each week experienced fewer recent falls, thus lessening the chance of ending up in the hospital

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Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Wow! What a Ride!"

Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Wow! What a Ride!"

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How can we encourage more families to have their aging parent(s) move in with them vs. having to opt for a retirement home or caregiver? A difficult decision with unknown burdens coupled with unknown joys that can be immensely beneficial to all.

How can we encourage more families to have their aging parent(s) move in with them vs. having to opt for a retirement home or caregiver? A difficult decision with unknown burdens coupled with unknown joys that can be immensely beneficial to all.

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All of us on this site are well connected. Unfortunately, the people who could answer the question based on their personal experience are unlikely to visit this site. Might it be more helpful to seek out those older, disconnected folks?

All of us on this site are well connected. Unfortunately, the people who could answer the question based on their personal experience are unlikely to visit this site. Might it be more helpful to seek out those older, disconnected folks?

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