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 was a founding member of the Board of Directors for At Home In Darien.
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.