By John Muscedere
Final thirty day period, while the planet was distracted by political turmoil and the pandemic’s roaring second wave, a pretty major proclamation came and went with small fanfare. The United Nations Normal Assembly released 2020-2030 as the 10 years of Wholesome Ageing, calling for a decade of concerted international action to increase the wellness and effectively-becoming horizons of the world’s 1 billion people today around the age of 60.
In contrast to a common misperception, getting older alone isn’t what sidelines more mature people—frailty is. Whilst getting old is inevitable, frailty is not.
Frailty is described as