Type of Content: News

Subtype: Website Post

Resource Title: Will COVID-19 Make the Decline Narrative of Aging Worse?

Publication Title: Next Avenue

Publish Date: May 8, 2020

Ageism and the decline narrative of aging — the notion that getting older means decline, deterioration, decay, and dependency — were around before the pandemic, of course. But outbursts in social media and on cable TV as well as COVID-19 health care guidelines from government officials, medical professionals and ethicists have made these views more public and, if you will, more virulent.

Will COVID-19 Make the Decline Narrative of Aging Worse?

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