- Aging & Longevity
BOOMERS...Is This You ?
Boomers are Ageing Fast!
Old and Feeble....I THINK NOT !!!!!!!
Baby Boomers are now reaching age 60 at a rate of one every 7 seconds, What will we do with our golden years?
Boomers are healthier and wealthier than their parents.
Boomers are expected to live longer than past generations.
Most boomers will age with a good share of independence well into their advanced years.
Boomers Beware, 10 things you should know about ageing
You are likely to need some help as you get older
Most of us are under prepared and will have trouble paying for this care
The supportive services we will need are really expensive
Medicare does not pay of these services long-term
Most government services help lower income elders, typically those at poverty level
You are likely unaware of how to access supportive services you may need as you get older
Private insurance at this time is not so helpful
As baby boomers grow older the need for supportive services will grow as well
Escalating health care costs threaten the entire system
One major initiative of Health Care Reform is to keep elders living in their homes for as long as possible
Engage and Keep Active
One way to get old in style is to engage with others in a common purpose and live out your dreams. The group YOUNG@Heart is a good example. Watch the documentary and become inspired.......I DID !
This is a very inspirational video showing that you are never too old !
Have you thought about your retirement years?
Where will you retire?.
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