Aging Our Way: Independent Elders, Interdependent Lives by Meika Loe

By Meika Loe

the USA is readily going gray. There are extra american citizens alive this present day over the age of eighty than ever sooner than in our historical past; by means of 2030, that quantity is predicted to nearly triple. but if we talk about how lengthy humans dwell, we should also contemplate how good they stay. getting older Our means follows the standard lives of 30 elders (ages 85-102) residing at domestic and ordinarily on my own to appreciate how they bring and keep significant lives for themselves. via large interviews, Meika Loe explores how elders navigate the sensible demanding situations of residing as independently as attainable whereas staying fit, hooked up, and cozy. getting older Our approach celebrates those women and men as they are surely: vigorous, advanced, enticing humans discovering artistic how you can make their getting older as significant and conceivable as attainable. Written with amazing heat and intensity of knowing, getting older Our method deals a vibrant examine a gaggle of people that too frequently stay invisible--those who've lived the longest - and all they need to train us.

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