Posted on December 2, 2021
- Finland is known for valuing healthy, active living. And did you know that with the exception of Japan, Finland has the fastest-growing percentage of older adults of any country? University researchers in Finland are drawing on many studies of its older population to learn the best ways to keep seniors healthy and independent. Since December 6 is Finland’s Independence Day, this is a great time to look at findings from six studies from the Gerontology Research Center of the Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences at the University of Jyväskylä—which are relevant for people in the U.S., as well!