Shakespeare’s Hamlet said: Frailty, thy name is woman”!
Dr. Oz, from television healthcare, remarks that Hamlet had not met our modern women, often capable of the same as men, or more, and aging in the same way as men. Then he proceeded to talk about frailty as a chronic condition, presenting similar information as in our own Frailty Matters blog.
The link is here for your enjoyment and yet more information on the significance of frailty in healthcare and in our own lives, and that of our nursing home patients.
Texarcana Gazette. August 24, 2019
Mehmet Oz, M.D. is host of “The Dr. Oz Show,” and Mike Roizen, M.D. is Chief Wellness Officer and Chair of Wellness Institute at Cleveland Clinic.