Frailty After years of being hale and hearty, it’s a shock when our body starts start seizing up and letting us down. Adjustments to everyday life are needed – even more so as time goes by. Making good decisions about your health goes hand in hand with the need to be sure those close to you are always in the picture. And the importance of building good relationships with your GP and other medical professionals responsible for your care. Yet it can be tricky finding a balance between being proactive on health issues and avoiding entertaining your friends with a regular ‘an organ recital’.