Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well

So, I Hear You Want To Work With Seniors?
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Series: The Practical Helps Library. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,930. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book is for seniors contemplating going to caregiving facility, or hiring workers in their home; and also for all those who desire to work with seniors as employment, in a caregiving facility and in their home. There is also a section for those wanting to start a ministry to seniors.
Live Work Love: #Add10QualityYears
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,710. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Our longevity, health and quality of life are due 30% to genetic luck and 70% to our choices and behaviours. We’re dealt some cards and this book is about how to play the best hand, given those cards we’ve been dealt. No one wants to live forever but most of us would like to get the most out of whatever we’ve got coming.
More Oh My Aging Funny Bone: Be a C
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,020. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Jokes about and for seniors that tickle the only sense that improves with age - your sense of humor. Your sense of hearing, sight, taste, hearing, feel and even your common sense tend to diminish with age. You may have known some of these jokes before -having received them via email - but then again, if you are a senior you may have forgotten them. Read them, feed your sense of humor!
Improve Your Memory for a Healthy Brain. Memory Is the Canary in Your Brain's Coal Mine
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,660. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Authoritative, well researched and documented, this book provides in-depth explanations on topics such as brain aging, relationships of memory with other brain functions, how to reduce absent-mindedness, the diseases of aging, and diet and supplements. The author, a neuroscientist and teacher for over 50 years,explains practical application of research-based ideas for improving memory.
Turning Back the Clock
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Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Moyhill Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Living forever is not an option available today. However, feeling younger and looking younger is an option available to all! Healthy diet and lifestyle choices, made as early as possible, will help you get as near as possible to your maximum possible age whilst enjoying good physical and mental vitality. "Turning Back the Clock" is an anti-ageing book that will show you how!
Sex after 50 - Fact or Fiction? Changing Beliefs about Aging and Intimacy
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,730. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual health
This book discusses both biological and cultural issues affecting the sexuality of the older generation. It includes open-hearted contributions from men and women between 55 and 80, describing their own intimate life. The author is Dr. Ditte Trolle, born 1950 in Sweden, now living and working in Denmark. She is an MD and a specialist in gynecology and obstetrics.
Stay Active Longer—Simple Steps You Can Take To Preserve Your Muscle and Joint Function As You Grow Older
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,140. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
There are things that only we can do, not doctors, surgeries or medications, to help us protect and preserve our muscle and joint function as we grow older. This book, written by a medical doctor, examines the causes of the loss of muscle and joint function commonly associated with aging, and introduces a series of new beliefs and simple exercises to help us stay active as long as possible.
Anticipating Death: The Experience of Anticipating Death of Self in Healthy Later Life
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Price: Free! Words: 39,830. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
'Anticipating Death' describes and analyzes interviews with eight healthy older adults about their thoughts when anticipating their own future death. There are extensive quotations from the interviews in the section entitled 'Findings,' which will be of interest to many readers.
Aging is Preventable
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,800. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Unraveling of our genes by the Human Genome Project and follow on findings have shown there are two principal causes of aging: the shortening of the telomere genes at the ends of our chromosomes each time a cell divides to replace itself and the decrease in hormone levels as we age. Learn about the aging processes and the tests that have proved that we can slow, and eventually prevent aging.
Essential Conversations Across Generations
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,580. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
When you identify the annals of your life, appreciate your offerings and share your wealth, an individual, a family, and a community will move forward
Climbing Mountains When You're Over the Hill
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,900. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Millions face a significant life change, some anxiety about the future, dread of growing old, or dissatisfaction with their quality of life. This book shows you that it is never too late, and how to find peace, joy and hope, no matter what your circumstances.
So You're Seventy ... So What?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,980. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Hey, Turning Seventy is not so bad! Suddenly you discover better ways to exercise . . . you learn you can “eat out”, guilt-free . . . you see grandkids becoming your best friends . . . you find new ways to fire up your brain . . . you learn that travel, while different, can still be fun. To top it off, you realize EVERYBODY has trouble “getting things open”—so you might as well laugh about it.
Growing in Age and Wisdom
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,430. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Philip Garside. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Anne Millar provides encouragement for older people in these inspirational reflections on the meaning and purpose found in growing older. These short, readable articles are grouped into broad topics of: • Making Meaning • Health and Harmony • Relationships and Realities • Edges and Endings • Seasons and Stages
Ageless Beauty Secrets
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,300. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion
Discover the secrets that Cleopatra and other great beauties down through the ages have known about looking beautiful, radiant and more youthful.
Fear Of Living
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Why would a man with numerous serious illnesses tell his counselor that he's not afraid to die--he's more afraid he's going to live?
Ignite Your Life! How Baby Boomers Can Make Lasting Change and Improve the Quality of Their Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,700. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Written in a workbook style to engage and assist you from the first chapter, Ignite Your Life! helps you adjust your attitude, fix your broken processes, and improve your habits so that the health benefits are immediately realized. Read this book, embrace its lessons, and you will improve your quality of life.
Gracious Living on Social Security
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 45,370. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Valerie Kent and her husband Rick prove that a golden-years marriage can be comfortable and exciting even on a fixed income. By carefully watching their money and spending time on research rather than cash on convenience, they live a comfortable life and travel well.
Body and Image - Spas, Bells and Whistles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,920. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Aauvi House Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
There is something great about A-list living and Body and Image, the tenth book of a twenty-one book series (The Insiders Lifestyle Guides), is yet another pleasure step in enjoying the good life. Whether at home or at the spa, giving yourself license to really soak in a calming moment deepens and prolongs your happiness as you transition back into the real world.
Routines and Rituals - Simple Pleasures of Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Aauvi House Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
There is something great about A-list living and Routines and Rituals, the eighth book of a twenty-one book series (The Insiders' Lifestyle Guides), is just another step toward living the good life. It is not just the things you do for others, but more importantly, it is in the things you do for yourself. In so doing, you are changing your relationship with the thoughts that drive you crazy.
30 Days to Lowering Cholesterol Naturally
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
If you are reading this then you have been told that you have a problem with cholesterol. You are possibly already on drugs to help address this; or been told that you should take them. Or you could be in the position I was in just a year ago when my doctor’s told me that the main arteries in my heart were more than 90% blocked by cholesterol and that without an operation.