Monthly Archives: September 2014

Lessons for the Old and the Young on Recovering from Nasty Challenges

Elderly people can have devastating consequences, including death, from injuries such as breaking bones. Broken hips are hard for any of us to deal with, but often can be fatal to elders. Recently research on the factors that predict recovery … Continue reading

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Resilience and Grit

This post was based on our reactions to a YouTube Ted Talk by Angela Duckworth on the topic of grit. It is best to take a look at it and then come back to our discussion. The key idea in … Continue reading

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