a publication of the sexuality and aging consortium at widener university

Aging as a Process, Not a Disease

By Melanie Davis, EdD, CSE Rhoda P. Curtis is vibrant, curious, active, and 93 years old. She is also questioning why people fear aging so much. In an article published by Huffington Post (7-28-22), Curtis writes, “I think we need to accept aging as a necessary process, not as a disease. Aging is a process that begins with birth and does not need to be conflated with infirmity.”  She advises people of... Read more...

Free Film Night 9/23 “Cloud 9″

Join us for Sex & Aging Movie Night — it’s FREE!   We’re showing “Cloud 9″ at 7 p.m. Friday after the Consortium’s Professional Skills conference 9/23 at Widener University.  After dinner on your own, please return to campus for the film, whether you’re staying over for Saturday’s SilverSAR(TM) or just want to relax before heading home from the conference. Cloud 9... Read more...

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