The Problem of Christian Old Age by J R Miller

              The Problem of Christian Old Age by J R Miller                                     J. R. Miller http://www.gracegems.org "Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day!" 2 Corinthians 4:16. Paul has a cheering thought about the undecaying inner life. The outward man, he says, always decays—but the … Continue reading The Problem of Christian Old Age by J R Miller

Quotations on Aging and Dying by George Sweeting

     Quotations on Aging and Dying by George Sweeting      All the passages below are taken from George Sweeting’s book “The Joy of Successful Aging” published in 2002. THE LIGHTER SIDE OF AGING It's nice to be here; when you're 99years old it's nice to be anywhere.                    GEORGE BURNS A joyous occasion is never quite … Continue reading Quotations on Aging and Dying by George Sweeting

Ignoring, abandoning the elderly is a sin, pope says by Cindy Wooden

Ignoring, abandoning the elderly is a sin, pope says by Cindy Wooden By Cindy WoodenCatholic News Service http://www.catholicnews.com/data/stories/cns/1500944.htmVATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Seeing the elderly only as a burden "is ugly. It's a sin," Pope Francis said at his weekly general audience."We must reawaken our collective sense of gratitude, appreciation and hospitality, helping the elderly know they are a … Continue reading Ignoring, abandoning the elderly is a sin, pope says by Cindy Wooden

Encouragement for the Aging by Charles R Swindoll

    Encouragement for the Aging by Charles R Swindoll      All the passages below are taken from Charles R Swindoll’s book “Job” published in 2004.      Not enough is said in our era about those who are aging. They often represent an overlooked body of people, even though there are now more in this particular category than … Continue reading Encouragement for the Aging by Charles R Swindoll

Depression from YouTube

                        Depression from YouTube 1.      The Biology of Depression: The Affects of Stress by Dr. Owen Wolkowitz (in 90 min) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6gFVQGD-aB8&feature=relmfu 2.      Stanford's Sapolsky On Depression in U.S. (Full Lecture) (in 53 min) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOAgplgTxfc 3.      Brain Mind and Behavior: Why Drugs for Depression? Dr. Steve Hamilton (in 88 min) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8fBCOhmGbc&feature=relmfu 4.      Alternative Treatments for Depression: Do They Work? Dr. Descartes Li (in 76 min) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_SHJcN89dqU&feature=related 5.      Emerging Antidepressant … Continue reading Depression from YouTube

Aging Matters NPT Reports

          Aging Matters NPT Reports Overview | Aging Matters | NPT Reports https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CyIepl3V4Ro Living with Alzheimer’s and Dementia | Aging Matters | NPT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2tpIDKQ9JU End of Life | Aging Matters | NPT Reports https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzfcvptgJ2c Abuse & Exploitation | Aging Matter | NPT Reports https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P8lEOLAAU6U Abuse & Exploitation Panel Discussion | Aging Matter | NPT Reports https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3NSl0aEdVqQContinue reading Aging Matters NPT Reports

Aging, Alzheimer and Dementia from YouTube

                Aging, Alzheimer and Dementia from YouTube 1.      The Curse of a Long Life  52 min http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vIhGyedftto 2.      Generation Ageless: Longevity and the Boomers http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZnuoKSKcbcM 3.      The Aging Brain - Research on Aging by Paul Aisen, MD (in 59 min) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vEqEjzOWc6g&feature=relmfu 4.      Healthy Aging of the Brain to Mild Cognitive Impairment by Howard Rosen, MD, Joel Kramer, PsyD,  and Virginia Sturm, PhD (in 88 min) … Continue reading Aging, Alzheimer and Dementia from YouTube

A SEVENTEENTH CENTURY NUN’S PRAYER ON AGING by George Sweeting

A SEVENTEENTH CENTURY NUN’S PRAYER ON AGING by George Sweeting All the passages below are taken from George Sweeting’s book “The Joy of Successful Aging” published in 2002.        Lord, Thou knowest better than myself     Know that I am growing older and will someday be old.       Keep me from the fatal habit of thinking … Continue reading A SEVENTEENTH CENTURY NUN’S PRAYER ON AGING by George Sweeting