Want to Add 7.5 Years to Your Life? Start Pushing Back Against Ageism

Want to Add 7.5 Years to Your Life? Start Pushing Back Against Ageism

Don’t miss our video conversation with ‘This Chair Rocks’ author and anti-ageism activist, Ashton Applewhite. Ashton blows up myth after myth about aging and tells us what we stand to gain if we shift to a positive perception about aging and see the power in who we are at every age. 

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This Chair Rocks: Debunking the Myths about Aging

This Chair Rocks: Debunking the Myths about Aging

From childhood on, we’ve been barraged by messages that it’s sad and depressing to be old. Marketplace Member, Author & activist Ashton Applewhite is fighting back. Her new book, This Chair Rocks, takes on & debunks myth after myth about ageism, blowing up our culture’s outmoded ideas about aging, & is an urgent call to dismantle the discrimination that sidelines & silences older people.

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