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Using Continuing Care Retirement Communities to Enhance a Better Understanding of Older Adults

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These are three articles from The New York Times, written for the lay person, and provide a different perspective for the nursing student. The articles look at real issues faced by older adults and may ignite interesting conversation for the students. 

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/10/business/retirementspecial/talking-past-older-people-to-their-younger-companions.html 

http://newoldage.blogs.nytimes.com/?s=elderly+no+more

http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/04/04/his-neighbors-keeper-and-chronicler/

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/29/garden/29parents.html?pagewanted=all 

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