FIGHTING FOR A SUCCESSFUL AGEING

  • Ioana Dana ALEXA “Grigore T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iasi

Abstract

“Who wants to live forever?” and Freddie Mercury were in our minds and our hearts more than thirty years ago. Of course, it meant something completely different than now. Well, I do not know about “forever” but most of us would want to live longer and, at the same time, to enjoy life as much as possible without any burden associated with old age. We want to live longer but with the same physical and mental strength as in our younger years, we want to enjoy ourselves with the same intensity as we used to, and we want to stay as far away as possible from diseases, disabilities, and dependence.

Author Biography

Ioana Dana ALEXA, “Grigore T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iasi

Internal Medicine, Geriatry and Gerontology

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Published
2018-12-27