The Biggest Myths You May Believe About Aging

While memory does diminish with age and some seniors endure severe cognitive impairment, not all seniors become forgetful.

Seniors' Brains Stop Working

Seniors are often thought to be unable to drive. However, many elders drive well into their golden years, and just one in seven cannot drive.

Seniors Can't Drive Anymore

According to a 2009 study by the Pew Research Center, 60% of people felt younger the more they aged. Basically, age really is nothing but a number.

Older People Feel Old

Many seniors break harmful habits like smoking and poor eating, despite what many think. These adjustments can improve lifestyle.

Older People Can't Break Bad Habits

As they age, people may have trouble sleeping and staying asleep. That doesn't mean they sleep less.They require 7-9 hours of sleep.

Older People Need Less Sleep

Seniors are often thought to be unhappy. Numerous studies demonstrate that happiness rises after 50.

Seniors Are Unhappy

Despite bone density concerns or chronic conditions, seniors can stay healthy and fit with good diets and weight-bearing activity.

Seniors Are Frail And Weak

Fortunately, many seniors are incredibly invested in learning new hobbies, meeting new people, and taking up new pastimes.

Seniors Stop Learning