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Topic- Attitudes & perceptions

 

Independent residents avoid moving to higher levels of care-5368

Independent residents avoid moving to higher levels of care

Interviews were conducted with 367 people who lived in residences for older adults that feature multiple levels of living, such as independent, assisted and skilled nursing.

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Attitudes & perceptions

In Canada, more spending than saving-5328

In Canada, more spending than saving

As part of a larger global survey, 1,000 working and retired people in Canada answered questions about spending or saving. Over one-quarter of working-age adults (27%) believed they will spend all their money and let their children create their own wealth.

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Younger adults want parents to plan for long-term care-5316

Younger adults want parents to plan for long-term care

As a companion to the annual Genworth Cost of Care survey, a group of 1,228 adults ages 18 and older across the United States were asked questions about future planning as part of an omnibus survey.

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Among those 85+, optimism extends life-5311

Among those 85+, optimism extends life

In Sweden and Finland, 646 people ages 85 and older answered questions during structured interviews, which were coordinated with assessments performed during home visits and medical records.

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Intergenerational program inspires positive views of older adults-5296

Intergenerational program inspires positive views of older adults

The Living Legends program is a writing workshop where older adults learn to reflect on their life experiences and write about them. University health science students are part of an intergenerational exchange.

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Negative stereotypes lower older adult's performance-5237

Negative stereotypes lower older adult's performance

When people feel they will confirm a negative stereotype, they may not perform as well on a task related to that stereotype (stereotype threat).

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