Those who are interested in psychology, know the “Big Five” personality traits: agreeableness, conscientiousness, neuroticism, openness and extraversion. Researchers of a recent study were curious whether 3 of these personality traits (conscientiousness, neuroticism and extraversion) somehow are related to our brain functioning later in life.

If you are talking about healthy aging, then you most probably talk about biological aging. There is even an apart science field about that, the geroscience, that studies how to slow down biological aging to live healthier and longer. However, it doesn’t traditionally look at the behavioral or (psycho)social aspects of healthy aging. And it […]