Aging Today

posted Mon, 2019-03-25 20:14
One of the questions my grandma asked me most often when we spent time together was, “What are you doing on your phone?”
posted Mon, 2019-03-25 20:14
A growing body of evidence suggests that in recent decades the amount of time spent interact­ing with others in the public realm has declined.
posted Mon, 2019-03-25 14:21
Wellness is a simple, though multi-pronged, concept, which emphasizes a mission of connection.
posted Thu, 2019-03-21 13:59
The term comes from the French verb retirer, which means to withdraw. The contemporary definition is not only to withdraw, but also to retreat, to go away or to remove oneself. Those are not exactly positive perspectives.
posted Tue, 2019-03-12 19:40
The ASA awards program annually recognizes deserving individuals for their leadership and contributions to ASA and to the field of aging.
posted Mon, 2019-03-11 22:09
A look at aging and wellness; universal mobility is transportation for all; and the 2019 ASA award winner lineup.
posted Mon, 2019-02-25 17:29
ASA and Aging Today are pleased to debut a new column, “Aging with Options,” which is sponsored by the AARP Public Policy Institute
posted Mon, 2019-02-25 15:08
When the concept of managed care reached Illinois, Marta Pereyra realized that it was a unique chance to bring ethnic communities and health plans closer together, and let them get to know each other.
posted Mon, 2019-02-25 13:55
To improve the health and well-being of individuals living in the community, healthcare pro­viders and systems are increasingly developing partnerships with community-based organiza­tions (CBO) to address the social and behavioral determinants of health.
posted Mon, 2019-01-14 12:31
New ASA Board members are chosen by nomination of their peers, and each will serve a two-year term to begin April 18, 2019.