Blog Topic: "Aging at Home" -- This blog provides information to help fiercely independent seniors to stay in their homes as long as they want. The national movement is called "Aging in Place." I'm a member of the Board of Directors for Aging In Place+Gallivant in in Darien, CT.
Friday, May 22, 2009
The University of Southern California has been studying successful aging for years, and the New York Times just ran a great article on it.
Use your brain. Stay social. Have good DNA.
At the Bridge Table, Clues to a Lucid Old Age
By BENEDICT CAREY
Published: May 22, 2009 The New York Times
A study of people 90 and over without a trace of dementia has begun to alter understandings of the aging brain.