Functional aging is a negative occurrence at society that gets old globaly. The authoress presents how many personal nad social advantages bring the activity in an old age. Many forms of social processes create the possibility of saving skills, personal development and satisfaction - considered to be the most important in aging. The main ones are to be useful for community and to fulfil their own choices, create and develop new connections and relationships. The success lies in the ability to find happiness in satisfying relationships related to the activities. The social activities are prospected to replace a job and a carrier making the whole (general) society happier, more functional and free from ageism.
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