Life (Part 2) 2006 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 2, Episode 12 Mechanics of Aging

First Aired: October 22, 2009

"Empathy suits," which teach students how it feels to be old, are featured. Also: physician Dennis McCullough, psychologist John Cacioppo ("Loneliness") and orthopedist Thomas Shives on the aging body; Martha Stewart on geriatric care; comedy writer Patricia Marx on the stages of life.