Older adults often discuss the physical and mental changes they experience with aging, but the reality is – none of us are exempt from the effects of aging, especially people living in the Asia Pacific – the fastest aging region in the world. All across the region, societal aging will have widespread implications on the workforce, including an impending decline in the working population between 15 to 64 years of age, and a shift in the workforce age composition towards older employees. With the imminent impact of aging on our infrastructure, workforce and quality of life, it is now more important than ever for people to embrace healthy aging in order to live long, fulfilling lives and help allay the mounting pressures that aging poses on our society. So what does healthy aging actually mean? According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), healthy aging is the process of developing and maintaining the functional ability that enables well-being in older age. To the 5,500 consumers aged 40 and above surveyed by Herbalife Nutrition in the 2018 Asia Pacific Healthy Aging Survey, the majority (66 percent) of respondents said that healthy aging meant being “physically and mentally active as they age.” From […]
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Tanduay Rum continues to be the only spirit brand to sponsor the award ceremonies of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, which is more popularly known as the Emmy Awards. This is the second time the company is sponsoring the highly anticipated show.