This pr & eacute; vision INSEE motivated & eacute; Governments & agrave ; d & eacute; bend programs pr & eacute; & agrave invention to provide ; this aging population live longer in good health & eacute; and if possible, & agrave ; pr & eacute; server & ecirc their well ; be.
To Conna & icirc ; be health behaviors & eacute; Fran & ccedil of ; ais, INPES led a barom & egrave ; be sant & eacute; 2010 aupr & egrave ; s & acirc 27,653 people ; g & eacute; es 15 & agrave ; 85 years living in France m & eacute; tropolitaine.
The flap & quot; Senior & quot; the barom & egrave ; be included 9921 people & acirc ; g & eacute; es 55 & agrave ; 85 years.
For a more global image, the r & eacute; results of this barom & egrave ; be & have eacute; t & eacute; compl & eacute; t & eacute; s with data & eacute; es of barom & egrave ; be sant & eacute; nutrition r & eacute; alis & eacute; in 2008 on eating behavior and activity & eacute; physical persons & acirc ; g & eacute; es 55 & agrave ; 75.
Analysis of these data & eacute; es think & eacute; es a & eacute; t & eacute; advertising & eacute; e by INPES in October 2014. The social bond is a factor that helps & agrave ; pr & eacute; ing the server & eacute; and promotes information.
Overall, 55-85 years have a similar social life & agrave ; the younger as 82% d & eacute; & eacute state that they have encountered ; friends or family members in the last 8 days but less often they practice activities & eacute; s group or leisure.
Indeed, contacts with the ext & eacute; laughing strengthen the sense of information on topics of health & eacute; as alcohol, tobacco, cancer or Alzheimer’s disease.
On the contrary, social life increases fears vis & agrave ; -vis cancer, traffic accidents and heart disease.
G & eacute more ; n & eacute; ally, if on average 13% of seniors are smokers against 41% of 15-54 year olds, this percentage increases & agrave ; 18 % of men 55-85 years of living alone.
But alcohol, the trend reverses since not only seniors drink more and more advan & ccedil ; & acirc in ant, but age seems to favor the socialization of alcohol consumption & agrave ; risk.
G & eacute; n & eacute; ration connect & eacute; e is that of 15-30 years.
However, 41% of people over 55 years d & eacute; s declare to ‘& ecirc ; be connected & eacute; es & agrave ; Internet in the last 12 months, 51% to find information on health & eacute;.
L & agrave ; yet, social life promotes Internet use mati & egrave ; re de sant & eacute; 53% of seniors who had social ties within 8 days seeking information sant & eacute; on the net, against 38% in the absence of social ties.
Mental disorders are more fr & eacute; quent among people isolated & eacute; es.
Unsurprisingly, isolation and lack of social ties are associated with & eacute; s & agrave ; psychiatric disorders and in particular & agrave ; the d & eacute; pressure.
Thus, living alone multiplied by four men and two women the probability & eacute; of occurrence of a & eacute; d & eacute episode ; pressor in the past 12 months.
Gender and financial situation & egrave ; re also seem to play a r & OCIRC, the.
Finally, in women, the absence of Events ; group or leisure in the last 8 days multiplied by the probability 2 & eacute; of & ecirc ; be in d & eacute; psychological braid.
In total, & quot; These r & eacute; results dé veil a population h & eacute; t & eacute; rog & egrave ; not living rather & OCIRC ; t aptly advanced & eacute; e in & acirc ; ge and social links appear & icirc ; t as a d & eacute; ending sant & eacute; significant & quot;.
Source: Press Release INPES October 2014: & quot; The behavior of health & eacute; of 55-85 years – Analysis of barom & egrave ; be sant & eacute; 2010 & quot;..