Welcome to the GeroAtFranU Blog created by Gerontology at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University, to provide the University community and larger Baton Rouge community with up-to-date information on healthy aging and University activities for gerontology.
Developed by a team dedicated to healthy aging and growing care for older adults gerontologyatfraunu.com content is based on valid, reliable resources from many leading aging organizations.
The Gero Blog is a great resource for:
•Information for and about students at FranU or elsewhere regarding opportunities in gerontology.
•Information for and about faculty at FranU regarding opportunities in gerontology.
• Older adults can find information about healthy aging tidbits.
• Resources tailored to specific health topics which can help the general older adult community learn more about healthy aging:
–Ask a Geriatrician – a quarterly post.
– Healthy Aging Talk Around Series – a series that will provide older adults with practical advice and tips that will help you age healthfully.
–Tip Sheets: easy to understand tips on managing your health.