gerontology http://iowapublicradio.org en Quality of Life for Iowa Seniors http://iowapublicradio.org/post/quality-life-iowa-seniors <p>Iowa&#39;s fastest growing demographic is comprised of individuals over the age of 85 and according to the U.S. census, Iowa is the fifth oldest state in the nation.&nbsp; Host Charity Nebbe discusses how Iowa&#39;s oldest residents can maintain a good quality of life in their 80s, 90s and beyond with gerontologist <a href="http://www.hs.iastate.edu/awards/university-awards/university-2009/peter-martin/">Peter Martin</a>, whose research specializes in centenarians.</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 20:15:15 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 30218 at http://iowapublicradio.org Quality of Life for Iowa Seniors