Aging Is Natural And Unstoppable And How We Age Is Largely Our Personal Choice Aging is natural and unstoppable. How we age is largely our choice. Getting old should never catch any midlife Baby Boomer off guard. We don’t stop doing things because we get old. We get old because we stop doing things. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.