Stereotypes And Misconceptions Of Older Adults

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Chronological age is the major maker of personal and social, preferences, identity, expectations, and behavior. Older adults have got the highest score when it comes to consciousness and agreeableness. At old age, there are several health issues which are encountered, for example, impairment in vision and communication (Cuddy et al., 2005). Worst of it is that when such problems occur, the victims are never taken for any medical attention. Some of these health problems are treatable and should not be assumed to be as a result of old age, and therefore the old should also be taken through the healthcare facilities. Another stereotype and misconceptions people have towards the aged is that they would experience reduced heterogeneity across the
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