Heal Early, Heal Often: Marilyn Rantz keeps elders healthyMizzou Magazine

By Dale Smith | May 21, 2013

Researcher Marilyn Rantz has set out to counter the too-common idea and experience of aging as an inevitable decline into frailty and dependency. Her mission in life is to replace that defeatist outlook by developing and testing new ways of caring for elderly people so they can remain as independent as possible for as long as possible.