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Trending Topics This Week – Sarcopenia, Owning a Dog and Gender Gaps

Trending Topics This Week – Sarcopenia, Owning a Dog and Gender Gaps

We had another variety of topics that were trending this past week.

We learned more about sarcopenia, what were some of the benefits of owning a dog later in life and how the gender gap for women follows them into retirement.

What is Sarcopenia

In this week’s Learning Bites episode, we were joined by Dr. Rhonda Collins and we discussed the topic of sarcopenia. We learned more about what it is, why it’s important for us to know about this and what actions we can take today to try and delay the condition. You can watch and read more about this here.

The Benefits of Owning A Dog Later In Life

This week people celebrated National Pet Day. To celebrate, we shared a post of some of the benefits of owning a dog later in life. You can read this post here.

Why Retirement Is Different For Women

Also this week, equal pay day was recognized. It is the day that recognizes how much women have to work to for free before they begin earning what a man does. But this pay equity gap doesn’t end while women are working, it also follows them into retirement. You can read about this more here. 

And finally, here’s out Thought For the Week;

Have a great week everyone!

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