A recent study has the Baby Boomer generation’s incidence of obesity at 36%. The two generations directly before and after them are at about 25%. it is also evident that a significant percentage of Baby Boomers who are not obese are overweight. Really? How did that happen? Where’s it all going? Will I be able to work in my garden? Will I need a caregiver? Any chance of maintaining my independence?
Baby Boomers: Maintaining Independence Archives
Look around at your overweight friends. Odds are they didn’t get that way by eating fresh fruits and vegetables from their organic garden.
The oldest Baby Boomer turned sixty five this year -and more than 10,000 are turning sixty five every day. A portion of this population isn’t in optimum health and requires -or, could benefit from an access ramp at their home in order to extend the duration they will be physically able to maintain an independent lifestyle in their home.