These Are The Best Things About Aging, as Voted By People Over 50

Article Link: https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/best-things-about-aging-onepoll/

Discussion posted by: David McNamara

Growing older is inevitable—and a privilege for those who survive their youth. But accepting the changes in your body and lifestyle can be a hard pill to swallow for some. In fact, in the UK there are an average of 5,400 Google searches every month for “best anti-aging cream”. But what are the positives of aging? Is anybody shouting about them? The Office for National Statistics recently revealed that the number of over-85s in the UK is set to increase from 1.6 million in 2018 to 3 million by 2043. As more people reach their ‘Silver Senior’ years, it’s time to celebrate aging and the benefits it brings.