Tag Archives: ageism

Happy people live longer

Happy people live longer

Being a grumpy old man in middle age can knock almost a decade off your life, a leading social worker has warned. Individuals with a worse attitude towards ageing at the age of 50 live on average seve ...
Tips – what to do about ageism in the office:

Tips – what to do about ageism in the office:

The employer Encourage mentoring in your department. Workers of any age can pass on their experience, and help others develop through the use of their knowledge, skills and expertise.  Pair older and ...
Ageist Attitudes in Health Care

Ageist Attitudes in Health Care

The Department of Health has been studying the evidence and effects of ageism and age discrimination in the National Health Service.  The studies continue to demonstrate that age discrimination both g ...