Managing Changes Due To Aging
- Q How can my attitude affect my aging process?
Sharine Forbes, GerontologyThe MacArthur study suggests that those who posses a “self-efficacy” quality will also age better because they have a more optimistic outlook on overall aging process (Williams & Kemper, 2010). Full Answer
- Q What can I do to attain an optimal aging?
Sharine Forbes, GerontologyThe concept of Optimal Aging is a fairly new idea that has recently emerged in the medical community. The term “optimal aging” refers to a set of ideas that as one ages one can be in control of ones wellbeing. There are several concepts that... Full Answer
- Q Does memory weaken with increasing age?
Dr. Kelly Traver, Internal MedicineA lot of people worry about their brain function with aging. People often say, "I don't want to live too long - I don't want to stay alive without my brain." Dementia is not an inevitable part of aging. In fact, all through life, your brain can continue... Full Answer