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On this edition of "Modern Aging," WEMU's Lisa Barry talks with Ann Arbor aging expert Dr. Theresa Reid about planning the next phase of your life when thinking about retiring.

We’re aging at every stage of life, but as we get older, the challenges change.  This week on "Modern Aging," WEMU's Lisa Barry and Dr. Theresa Reid talk about overcomingageist assumptionsand how to figure out what comes next!

Anne Mondro
Stamps School of Art & Design / stamps.umich.edu

Meet Anne Mondro, an artist whose creative practice is at the intersection of art and health and, specifically, memory loss disease.  She talks with David Fair and Deb Polich about how engaging in art can create meaningful experiences for people with memory loss and their caregivers on this edition of "creative:impact."

On this edition of WEMU's Modern Aging, Dr. Theresa Reid talks about the important questions to ask yourself to become the “older person you want to be.”

This week on "Modern Aging," 89.1 WEMU’s Lisa Barry talks with Dr. Theresa Reid about feeding the need for purpose in your later years, as well as seeking wisdom and forgiveness in your later years of life.

Theresa Reid
Theresa Reid

On this edition of WEMU's "Modern Aging," 89.1 WEMU's Lisa Barry and Dr. Theresa Reid talk about three possible approaches to aging, and Dr. Reid poses the question, "What are these years for?"

Theresa Reid
Theresa Reid

Getting older can be quite the journey.  So we've begun a new feature here on 89.1 WEMU we’re calling “Modern Aging.”

WEMU’s Lisa Barry is joined by Dr. Theresa Reid to talk about the aging process and how to make it as easy and pleasant as possible.