How We Age: A Doctor’s Journey into the Heart of Growing Old

Feb 7, 2011

Aging-it's the part of life that our society has come to dread more than the end of life itself. With that backdrop, Marc Agronin goes into the Miami Jewish Health Systems nursing home and comes out with a much different notion of what it is to age. Agronin interviews countless residents at the home about their personal experiences of aging. These conversations, along with interviews he has with pioneers in the field, lead Agronin to a new, multi-layered understanding of aging-one that includes hopes, growth, vitality, creativity, and wisdom.

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