2011 Art of Aging with Chronic Disease

The prevalence of Chronic Disease increases with age so that by 80 years of age almost all report one chronic disease and nearly half three or more. However this does not necessarily mean associated ill health or disability in these individuals. In this presentation we will discuss strategies to promote and support healthy aging. We will in particular focus on care management strategies related to Chronic Diseases such as Diabetes, Osteoporosis and Dementia.