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Palo Alto Weekly

- September 6, 2013

Memory of a grandmother sparks a career

'Proactive' planning can help people age well, geriatrician says

by Chris Kenrick

Sometimes, Peter Cheng thinks about the "tsunami" of aging in America like this: He imagines a fully loaded Boeing 747 flying over Palo Alto to land at SFO every hour, 24 hours a day, for the next 25 years.

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