Moxie matters: associations of future orientation with active life expectancy.

@article{Laditka2017MoxieMA,
  title={Moxie matters: associations of future orientation with active life expectancy.},
  author={Sarah B. Laditka and James N. Laditka},
  journal={Aging & mental health},
  year={2017},
  volume={21 10},
  pages={1040-1046}
}
OBJECTIVE Being oriented toward the future has been associated with better future health. We studied associations of future orientation with life expectancy and the percentage of life with disability. METHOD We used the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (n = 5249). Participants' average age in 1968 was 33.0. Six questions repeatedly measured future orientation, 1968-1976. Seven waves (1999-2011, 33,331 person-years) measured disability in activities of daily living for the same individuals… CONTINUE READING
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