Staying active

30 November 2022

Director of UQ’s Healthy Ageing Initiative Professor Nancy Pachana featured in a three part series by 7 News on healthy ageing.

The episode discussed how our thinking can influence our lifespan and while ageing is obviously biological, it's also heavily dependent on psychological and social issues.

Professor Pachana spoke about ageism and how it affects our physical and mental wellbeing.  

“Ageism involves making decisions about a person just based on their chronological age,” Professor Pachana said.

Watch the story