University of West Florida
Center on Aging
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Mission and Goals
Meet the Director
Meet the Associate Director
LEARN about aging research at UWF
UWF COA Journal Cub on Aging
COA Events - Check us out!
Polivka Election Anaylsis 1/11/13
Veterns Life Issues 11/16/12
Arts and Aging 5/31/12
Elder Justice Workshop 3/23/12
Faith-Based Workshop 2/10/12
2011 Fall Summit
Specific Resources for Older Adults in the Region - CLICK HERE
Important Research - Read this Now!
35 Questions to Ask Your Aging Parents
Center on Disease Control - Data on Aging
Psychology and Aging
What does it mean to be human?
Check Aging Info at National Institutes of Health
Alzheimer Research Forum
SENIOR MOMENT with Dr. Rodney Guttmann
View Our Newsclips
UWF Interdisciplinary Partners
Academy of Senior Professionals
Contact Center on Aging
SENIOR MOMENT RADIO SPOTS
Turn to 88.1 WUWF to hear Rodney Guttmann, Ph.D.
or click the links below:
Florida Ranks 2nd in number of adults over 65
Project Compass Florida - tips and resources for those 50+ in the job market and more:
Seniors with Disabilities
Florida's Aging and Disability Resource Centers:
Think you know about Alzheimers Disease?
How Do You Know If You Have Alzheimer Disease - What are the early symptoms? When to get a professional evaluation.
Think you are ready for retirement?
THINK YOU'RE READY TO RETIRE? TAKE A PRACTICE RUN FIRST:
http://www.floridaliteracy.org/Financial/Retirement II/Think Your Ready to Retire.pdf
Think you know what vitamins you need?
Vitamins and Supplements Linked to Higher Risk of Death:
Can older adults depend on State and Federal resources alone?
National Care Planning Council - Services at the federal, state, local, and community levels:
Think you are ready to drive?
Driving and older adults:
Think you are ready for a disaster?
BRACE's Disaster Response - Homebound:
Think you are ready for Long Distance Caregiving?
Getting started as a long-distance care-giver:
Think you are ready for Aging in Place?
Senior Citizen's Guide to Aging in Place:
Are you a Grandparent raising your Grandchildren?
AARP's Grandfamilies Guide:
Are you adapting as the population grows older?
Healthy Aging Tips - How to live life to the fullest:
Aging Veterans and PTSD Symptoms
US Dept of Veterans Affairs: Aging Veterans and Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms
Centenarians' positive attitude linked to long life
What is it that allows some people to age well, even past 100 years of age, and do so with vitality and happiness?
Centenarians' Positive Attitude Linked to Long Life (ABC News):
Physical activity improves memory
National Institute on Aging's Go4Life Program:
Seniors can make easy targets for consumer crime
Frauds That Target the Elderly:
Older adults may be subject to locksmith scams
AARP - Locksmith Scams on the Rise:
Tips for safely navigating social media
When memory loss is worrisome
Genetics and other risk factors for Alzheimer's Disease
Alzheimer's Disease Genetics Fact Sheet:
How to stop unwanted phone calls for charity
Positive Aspects of Aging
Local racing phenom Johanna Long
Seasonal Flu in older adults
Shingles in older adults
Leading cause of injury in older adults
Tips for older job seekers
Aging in place, proximity to entertainment
Technology for tracking aging (gaming consoles for predicting falling)
Sandwich generation self-care
Social Security Benefit Info now available online
Center on Aging
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