The Ageing Body

The body is an important element in the experience of ageing. This collection contains material that relates to experiences of the ageing body and how this impacts upon the lives of the Bridge-IT participants. This collection is linked to the exhibition on ageing.

Collector(s)

  • TCD

Featured items from collection

Leslie Greer notes that she thinks men tend to improve with age.
Seamus Marken explains his strategy for dealing with the advancing arthritis which he suffers with in his legs.
Betty Dempsey describes how she deals with ageing and the feeling that her body is slowing up.
Carmel O'Reilly talks about growing older among her friends.
Betty Dempsey describes how she deals with ageing and the feeling that her body is slowing up.

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