"Spice of Life" : Community-Dwelling Elders' Perceptions Regarding the Significance of Variety in Their Lives.
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Variety has been referred to as "the spice of life" and appears to contribute to the psychological well-being of people of various ages. Due to changes in physical functioning, living situations, and roles with age, elders, however, may be particularly vulnerable to threats to psychological well-being and opportunities to experience variety. The purpose of this study was to more fully ascertain the meaning and importance of variety to the lives of community-dwelling elders.
Quality of life--Measurement
Older people--Conduct of life