Aging Well

Gradfather & Grandchild

Yes, You Get Wiser With Age

by Victor Gomes

Nautilus, September 27, 2017

“[S]ome things get better with age, like the ability to make decisions, control emotions, and have compassion for others—in other words, we get wiser with age. The challenge to aging well, he argues, is to be an optimist, resilient and pro-active, allowing the benefits of age to shine through. The corresponding challenge for doctors is not just to increase lifespan, but to increase healthy life.”

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