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Our attitudes effect our aging

More and more research is pointing to the same pattern:  our attitudes about aging effect the way we age.  The Boston Globe provides a summary of another research project. that supports this theory.  Because of this, it…






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HOW are YOU smart?

Dr. Howard Gardner proposes that there are actually eight types of intelligences:  body, logic, music, nature, people, picture, self, and word.  Read about this in the Multiple Intelligences Theory article we’ve prepared.  Classrooms around the country are…



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Older People Become What They Think

This article from the New York Times summarizes studies that confirm what we have thought to be true – that positive attitudes about aging lead to more healthful aging. At Bridges Together, so many of…



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WE are gifts!

At Bridges Together, we believe that people are gifts and that we should celebrate one another.  In the final activity of Bridges:  Growing Older, Growing Together, we read a poem that Adolf, a Bridges volunteer…


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