Race disparities in health among older adults: examining the role of productive engagement.

@article{Hinterlong2006RaceDI,
  title={Race disparities in health among older adults: examining the role of productive engagement.},
  author={James Hinterlong},
  journal={Health & social work},
  year={2006},
  volume={31 4},
  pages={275-88}
}
Productive engagement is a potential pathway to health for older adults, but this relationship varies by race. This study examines the relationship of productive engagement to the health and observed health disparities of older African American and white adults. Productive activities include formal and irregular paid employment, caregiving, volunteering… CONTINUE READING