Category: Aging

Why You Need to Face the Reality of Your Mom or Dad Getting Old.

You’re 65 years old, or 50 years old and facing the reality that your parent(s) is frail, failing, or cognitively declining. Have you even faced what this really means to them? And more so, to you?   Our parents don’t want to be a burden, they’re proud, or too depressed to talk about any of […]

Are You Ready to Grow Up, Grow Old, Or Grow? By Judi Bonilla @judibonilla #gerontologist

Grow Old Or Just Plain Grow? The phrase “grow up” often means to stop acting childish. Often it might mean to be more mature. What if we looked at aging as the opportunity to grow? As a gerontologist, I am always working to raise the positive profile of aging. Age and Time Today, I heard Alan […]