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Curious Kids: why do people get old?

By Laurie Buys, Professor of Healthy Ageing, Australian Catholic University
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Why do people get old? – Emily, 8 years old, Victoria

That’s a great question, Emily!

Who do you think is old? Is it anyone older than you, like an annoying older brother or sister? Is it your mum? Your grandpa? Anyone with wrinkly skin?

Or is it someone who might have had lots of birthdays and still has lots of fun?

Maybe you know an older person who likes usingThe Conversation

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