http://www.asaging.org/blog/100/rss.xml en <a href="/blog/future-proof-where-research-meets-reality-african-american-elders-equality-equity-health" hreflang="en">Future Proof: Where Research Meets Reality: On African American Elders, Equality, Equity, Health, Environment, Alzheimer’s and the Pandemic</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/future-proof-where-research-meets-reality-african-american-elders-equality-equity-health%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E In this episode of Future Proof, Peter Kaldes, President and CEO of ASA, talks with Karen Lincoln, associate professor of Social Work and senior… posted 07.30.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/future-proof-where-research-meets-reality-african-american-elders-equality-equity-health%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/memory-cafes-take-aim-isolation-even-time-physical-distance" hreflang="en">Memory Cafés take aim at isolation, even in this time of physical distance</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/memory-cafes-take-aim-isolation-even-time-physical-distance%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E By Beth Soltzberg and Susan McFadden The COVID-19 pandemic has taught us all a lot about isolation, but research had already demonstrated the dangers… posted 07.11.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/memory-cafes-take-aim-isolation-even-time-physical-distance%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/webinar-update-storytelling-can-supercharge-care" hreflang="en">Webinar Update: Storytelling Can Supercharge Care</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/webinar-update-storytelling-can-supercharge-care%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E Knowing a person’s life story humanizes them in a way that superficial everyday encounters may not. This is the simple but effective concept behind… posted 07.09.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/webinar-update-storytelling-can-supercharge-care%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/epidemic-longevity-evolving-story-aging-hiv" hreflang="en">From Epidemic to Longevity: The Evolving Story of Aging with HIV </a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/epidemic-longevity-evolving-story-aging-hiv%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E By John Feather  The story of aging and HIV is one no one expected to tell. “We were all making preparations to die. No one considered aging,”… posted 07.08.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/epidemic-longevity-evolving-story-aging-hiv%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/profiling-unsung-heroes-aps-staff-aging-services-volunteer-and-older-adults-sheltering-place" hreflang="en">Profiling the Unsung Heroes: APS Staff, Aging Services Volunteer, and Older Adults Sheltering in Place</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/profiling-unsung-heroes-aps-staff-aging-services-volunteer-and-older-adults-sheltering-place%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E There has been much written of the heroism of healthcare workers during the pandemic, and they are certainly to be lauded. But there’s less talk of… posted 06.26.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/profiling-unsung-heroes-aps-staff-aging-services-volunteer-and-older-adults-sheltering-place%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/quashing-social-isolation-quimper-village-cohousing-project" hreflang="en">Quashing social isolation in the Quimper Village cohousing project</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/quashing-social-isolation-quimper-village-cohousing-project%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E Recently the deleterious effects of social isolation and its exacerbation by stay-at-home orders have gotten a lot of press. The time is ripe to… posted 06.19.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/quashing-social-isolation-quimper-village-cohousing-project%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/fighting-pandemic-united-states-21st-century-we-need-national-testing-strategy" hreflang="en">Fighting a Pandemic in the United States in the 21st Century: We Need a National Testing Strategy</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/fighting-pandemic-united-states-21st-century-we-need-national-testing-strategy%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E By Ruth Katz What have we come to in this age of COVID-19? Testing, which has the ability to bring us a simple set of medical facts upon which… posted 06.16.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/fighting-pandemic-united-states-21st-century-we-need-national-testing-strategy%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/whats-wrong-picture-lets-reframe-elder-abuse" hreflang="en">What’s Wrong with This Picture? Let’s Reframe Elder Abuse</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/whats-wrong-picture-lets-reframe-elder-abuse%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E “I don’t want to think about that.” “It only happens in nursing homes.” These are common reactions when people are confronted with the subject of… posted 06.11.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/whats-wrong-picture-lets-reframe-elder-abuse%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/nursing-home-deaths-are-predictable" hreflang="en">Nursing Home Deaths Are Predictable</a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/nursing-home-deaths-are-predictable%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E By Joanne Lynn and Terry Fulmer A large number of nursing home residents will die of COVID-19, and no one can change that fact. This is hard to take… posted 06.03.2020 RLowe http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/nursing-home-deaths-are-predictable%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E <a href="/blog/states-loosen-restrictions-lets-not-leave-older-adults-behind" hreflang="en">As States Loosen Restrictions, Let’s Not Leave Older Adults Behind </a> http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/states-loosen-restrictions-lets-not-leave-older-adults-behind%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E By Marie C. Gualtieri While many Americans are entering the first phase of loosened stay-at-home orders, there are homebound older adults for whom… posted 05.29.2020 ASA Staff http://www.asaging.org/%3Ca%20href%3D%22/blog/states-loosen-restrictions-lets-not-leave-older-adults-behind%22%20hreflang%3D%22en%22%3ERead%20More%3C/a%3E