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“Birthdays are good for your health. The more you have the older you’ll get,” so goes the quote—from Anonymous. Well…that Anonymous is onto something, something important to all of us—by embracing positive attitudes about getting older, amazingly, we can … Continue reading
A PBS article, Children and Media, highlights 7 Ways to Fight Stereotypes. This list does include stereotypes about age which is frequently left out of many lists of “isms” such as racism. Avoiding race and gender stereotypes are often mentioned … Continue reading
Last week I was privileged to meet the Yale University scientist who, along with the late Dr. Gene Cohen, sparked my own small effort to change children’s attitudes to aging. Becca Levy, Ph.D., an associate professor of epidemiology and psychology, … Continue reading