John Morley http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Medical Advice For Living A Lengthier And Happier Life http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/medical-advice-living-lengthier-and-happier-life <p>Modern medical science has brought us closer than ever to the so-called Fountain of Youth.&nbsp; Advances in our understanding of what it takes to live a lengthier and happier life have allowed us to do just that.</p><p>Host Don Marsh talked with Dr. John Morley, Director of the Division of Geriatric Medicine at Saint Louis University.</p><p>Among other things, they discussed work Morley recently authored about everyone older than seventy getting screened for frailty, a problem that affects between 5 and 10 percent of those in that age group.</p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 21:05:12 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 28091 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Medical Advice For Living A Lengthier And Happier Life