On the same pAGE: Intergenerational Conversation on Ageism

On the same pAGE: Intergenerational Conversation on Ageism

What is ageism? Ageism is prejudice, stereotyping and discrimination against people based on their age. It can be directed against younger people and older people. Researchers at Cornell University found that programs fostering intergenerational connections, combined...
On the same pAGE: Intergenerational Conversation on Ageism

On the same pAGE: Intergenerational Conversation on Ageism

What is ageism? Ageism is prejudice, stereotyping and discrimination against people based on their age. It can be directed against younger people and older people. Researchers at Cornell University found that programs fostering intergenerational connections, combined...

Ageism in Health Care

Do you know how ageism—prejudice, stereotyping and discrimination against people based on their age—shows up in your health, and in our health care systems? Sometimes we do it to ourselves—thinking that we’re not feeling well because we’re “getting old”, instead of...

Ageism in Health Care

Do you know how ageism—prejudice, stereotyping and discrimination against people based on their age—shows up in your health, and in our health care systems? Sometimes we do it to ourselves—thinking that we’re not feeling well because we’re “getting...
Should we be grateful for aging?

Should we be grateful for aging?

Being grateful for aging is often equated with being grateful to be alive. Many people have pointed out that being able to complain about aging is to a gift. (Not that complaining about aging is helpful.) Being alive is certainly a gift, but getting older has more to...