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The Boomer’s Guide to Growing Older

Baby boomers are facing ever-increasing challenges, as they grapple with their own health issues while at the same time caring for their aging parents and sometimes even their own spouses. We’ll talk to experts to discover how boomers can manage these varied responsibilities while still maintaining their own physical and mental health, including resources and organizations designed to help.

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UC Davis Medical Center Health Tips

Pearls of Wisdom for Aging Well
Pearls of Wisdom for Aging Well

Ten Insights From the UC Davis Healthy Aging Education Program

By 2030, older Americans are expected to represent 21 percent of the U.S. population.

So how then to age well? Like so many things, it’s a process that’s part science, part art.

For example: as we age, we tend to lose taste buds for saltiness. So it becomes easy to underestimate a food’s sodium content – and more important to read the label to help stay within your health goals. Read More>

For more tips from UC Davis Health's Mini Medical School – an acclaimed educational program to teach the marvels of healthy aging – visit the UC Davis Medical Center website.  

RSS UC Davis Health Upcoming Events

  • Biostatistics Office Hours
    www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu… Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 12 – 1:30pm Researchers often have questions about statistics in designing a study or analyzing data. Some statistical questions can be easily answered in a short conversation with a knowledgeable statistician. In order to efficiently and effectively meet the statistical needs of clinical and translational investigators at UC Davis, the CTSC - […]
  • Intentional Mentoring: A Mentoring Academy Forum
    Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 11am – 3pm         REGISTRATION - Lunch provided to those who have registered. Conference Registration and ForumSpeed Mentoring Breakout Session         Campus Location: Betty Irene Moore Hall Room: 1000 Location of Event: UC Davis Health (Sacramento) Cost: Free Contact Email: Rcampbell@ucdavis.edu Contact Phone #: 916-703-9109 Event Type: Forums, Discussions and Information Sessions Presented by: Faculty […]
  • Using Geographic Information Systems for Medical Research
    Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 12 – 1pm Pre-registration preferred but not required: https://bit.ly/2CqZLua     Campus Location: Center for Health and the Environment Room: 1347 Location of Event: UC Davis Campus Cost: Free Contact Email: cshotz@ucdavis.edu Event Type: Forums, Discussions and Information Sessions Presented by: UC Davis Library Sponsored by: Clinical and Translational Science Center
  • Young adult bereavement art group
    3630 Business Drive, Sacramento Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 6 – 7:30pm This group is appropriate for any young adult, age 17 to 24, who is coping with a death of someone close. Eight sessions, Wednesdays – starting September 19, 2018, through November 7 – from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Topics to be covered during the eight sessions […]