Navigation Links
Do not regret growing older, It is a privilege denied to many

Remember your high school poetry “All the world is like a stage “, written by William Shakespeare where he narrates the different stages of life? Good to read, nice to listen but a little difficult to accept when it comes//to reality.

Although much importance has been given to aging, very little is done to understand the psychological and behavioral changes associated with it. Most of us would have been embarrassed by the odd behavior of old people in public. It is time we get used to such things. New research suggests that the older you become the more likely you are to make someone blush with embarrassment.

A new Australian study just published in the journal Psychology and Aging mentions that such behavior is not because old people intend to be rude but because of their lack of tact as a result of age related changes in brain function.

Tests carried out by researchers has found out that people aged 65 to 93 years were more likely to ask each other such personal questions in a public setting than younger people aged 18 to 25.

Yet the study also found that older people were just as likely as younger ones to agree that making public inquiries about private issues was socially inappropriate and embarrassing: so why do older people blurt out such discomforting questions?

The ability to inhibit thoughts and actions is critical for socially appropriate discourse but that ability appears to weaken due to changes in brain function related to the normal ageing process.

It's not just that older people were more likely than younger people to ask personal questions. In fact, young people in our study were more likely to ask each other questions of a personal nature, but they usually did so in private.

It seems that young adults have a greater ability to hold their tongue than older adults in contexts where it is inappropriate to discuss personal issues. Behaving badly like this also seems to have negative consequences for peer relationships, particularly for older people.

Young people weren't too bothered when their friends were occasionally inappropriate, but older adults felt much less close to those acquaintances who asked about their private lives in public.
'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. Youth is a blunder; manhood a struggle; old age a regret.
2. Survey: preventive mastectomy is not a regret for most women
3. Drug trafficking via Internet a growing threat
4. Re –growing Brain cells destroyed by Parkinson’s disease
5. The growing availability of Fake drugs in the market
6. The Use of Radio Frequency Identification ( RFID) to tackle the growing menace of counterfeit drugs
7. Silent Shortage Of Psychiatrists growing in the U.S.
8. Global Health Bonds to Improve Health Care Facilities for the Underprivileged.
9. Tsunami Unplugged: Natural Disasters Favor the Under-privileged
10. Overweight, smokers and drunks beware: treatment could be denied
11. Hepatitis C diagnosis delayed is same as denied
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... Healthcare companies are trying to ... rapidly reject an outdated healthcare executive resume. , “If you’re a healthcare executive open ... resume and wondering if it’s as ready as you are for a new job ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... April 27, 2017 , ... ... named the 2017 North American CAREGiverSM of the Year for her extraordinary compassion ... one of its 60,000 North American professional caregivers for the prestigious award each ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... 27, 2017 , ... Offering the purest product of its kind, Swissx Labs ... more potent than the market has seen before. Swissx uses proprietary strains of hemp ... patented chromatography process for extraction, to produce its CBD oil--maximizing its benefits for health ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... ... April 26, 2017 , ... Jump Technologies, Inc., ... announced it has completed a round of funding to accelerate its growth strategies. ... Black Granite Capital is a growth equity firm focused on investments in healthcare ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... , ... April 26, 2017 ... ... is thrilled to announce the ATA 2017 President’s Awards recipients, comprised of ... demonstrated superior healthcare delivery. , The ATA 2017 President’s Awards recognize ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... April 20, 2017  Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE ... today announced that it will be participating in the ... the InterContinental Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts ... present at 11:20 a.m. Eastern Time. A ... Zimmer Biomet,s Investor Relations website at http://investor.zimmerbiomet.com .  ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... 2017   ZappRx, Inc ., a digital health company ... today announced it closed $25 million in Series B funding ... based in Seattle that is part ... The Series B round included participation from SR One ... GV (formerly Google Ventures). As part of the ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... 20, 2017 Research and Markets has ... Manufacturing Services Market Analysis By Service (Manufacturing, Research), By Country, ... - 2025" report to their offering. ... The Latin American pharmaceutical contract manufacturing ... 2025 Low drug registration cost in Latin American ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: