Posts Dated Archive: April 2012

Coughlin at Carolina

Aging…well… Joe Coughlin, PhD, is a natural entertainer and kept us mesmerized with stories and information about healthy aging. He said we need to reinvent aging, create a new narrative about aging, and create the tools and infrastructure to facilitate healthy aging. A week earlier, Margaret Chan, head of the World… Read More

We’re All Aging

WHO focuses on global aging April 3 was World Health Day, and the World Health Organization (WHO) focused on global aging. A WHO report included these interesting facts. • The number of people today age 60 and older has doubled since 1980. • The number of people age 80 and older will almost quadruple… Read More

Letdown after loss

A mixed week I’ve been through the highs of winning NCAA championships and the lows of losing before the Final Four. I’ll take the highs anytime. I’ve noticed that when we lose earlier, like we did this year, there’s a kind of angst that clouds the week after. It’s not… Read More