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By Judith Horstman

AARP electronic versions give you sensible counsel, confirmed strategies, and professional suggestions. Scientific American and clinical American Mind have excellent news approximately getting older!

AARP The clinical American fit getting older mind taps into the most up-tp-date learn to offer a practical and inspiring view of the well-aged mind, a sobering examine what can pass wrong----and at what will help you and your mind remain fit longer. Neurologists and psychologists have chanced on the getting older mind is far extra elastic and supple than formerly inspiration, and that happiness truly raises with age. whereas our temporary reminiscence is probably not what it was once, dementia isn't really inevitable. faraway from disintegrating, the elder mind can proceed to advance and adapt in lots of methods and remain sharp because it a while.

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Where does this negative image of aging come from? Look no further than the entertainment available for your children (or grandchildren). Dubious depictions of the aged begin early in life. In Disney children’s films, researchers found that 42 percent of elderly characters are portrayed in a less-than-positive light and as forgetful or crotchety. Unflattering renderings also pervade films aimed at adolescents. In a study of popular teen movies, most elderly characters were shown with negative characteristics, and a fifth fulfilled only off-putting stereotypes.

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Of course, good health is equated with good sex, and in the AARP survey, health was among the top concerns voiced about sexual satisfaction. Women outliving their male partners and potential partners may account for their getting less sexual activity in later years, but men lose more years of sexual activity due to health issues than do women. Frailty or mobility problems can also take the bloom off sexual performance. Sex among the aging was confirmed by another study of sex life in the United States that looked at reports from more than eight thousand people in three databases.

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