What is the relationship between personality (psychological) factors and health? Select one health issue to illustrate this relationship?
2. According to gerontological research, what is the relationship between alcohol consumption and age? Does problem drinking or alcohol abuse differ by age? age and gender? age and ethnicity? age and sexual orientation? What are the health consequences?
3. What are the sources of stress for older adults in later life? How do they cope with stress? Are these methods effective? Does coping mechanism vary by gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, race, and social class?