Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well

Gracious Living on Social Security
By
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.
Boomersize! Safe Exercise Tips for the Active Older Adult
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Boomersize! Safe Exercise Tips for the Active Older Adult offers practical advice about physical activity and nutrition in your 50’s, 60’s 70’s and beyond. Only the most credible sources including the National Institute on Aging, American College of Sports Medicine, Harvard Health Publications and the American Geriatrics Society were referenced when compiling Boomersize! Safe Exercise Tips for the
Boomersize! Safe Exercise Tips for the Active Older Adult
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Boomersize! Safe Exercise Tips for the Active Older Adult offers practical advice about physical activity and nutrition in your 50’s, 60’s 70’s and beyond. Only the most credible sources including the National Institute on Aging, American College of Sports Medicine, Harvard Health Publications and the American Geriatrics Society were referenced when compiling Boomersize! Safe Exercise Tips for the
Meals for Alzheimer's Patients: A Caregiver's Guide
By
Price: $17.95 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
This caregiver’s guide will help boost your ability to prepare meals and snacks for a patient, family member or friend with Alzheimer’s; one who may often leave meals untouched, or barely eaten. Try the examples shown in the guide. It’s not difficult to prepare nutritious food items that promote an irresistible urge to eat.
Body and Image - Spas, Bells and Whistles
By
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
By
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.
Anti-Aging Skin Care Simplified
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
"Stay out of the sun, because it is the worst thing in terms of aging. I'm very medical. I come from a medical family." Nicole Kidman Dr. Jennie Yoon Buchanan, Medical Director of Women's Imaging for a major hospital group, has seen her share of the impact of aging on the human body. In this book, she provides fundamental details about our relationship to aging, especially in regard to skin care.
Your Secret to the Fountain of Youth ~ What they don’t want you to know about HGH
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Would you like to look and feel younger, as wrinkles fade or disappear, while also benefiting from increased zest for life, glowing skin with less blemishes, a loss of body fat, more muscles, stronger bones and many other benefits?
A Consumer's Guide to Senior's Health Information
By
Series: Consumer Healthcare Guide Books ยท Health Information Guides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
The demographics in the U.S. are changing. In the next several years our aged population will dramatically increase. Topics covered in this book are aimed at helping those directly affected by age related issues as well as their families, gain a more detailed understanding of these concerns. Alzheimer's, long term care, senior services, health issues, medications, insurance, etc. are outlined.
The Zoomer Philosophy Volume 3
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by Zoomer Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Media mogul Moses Znaimer is leading the movement towards a new attitude towards age and aging. In this 3rd volume of his Zoomer ("Boomer with Zip") Philosophy series, Znaimer addresses head-on those topics familiar to the Boomer generation including the generation war, stereotypes of older people, and the use of cosmetic enhancements to look younger while advocating for the celebration of aging.
Falls and Fractures in the Elderly
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Ninety percent of the more than 352,000 hip fractures in the U.S. each year are the result of a fall. The remaining 10 percent of the hip fractures occur spontaneously due to low bone density or osteoporosis. Learn about how to lower your risk.
Depression in Dementia
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
In a recent study researchers found that depressive symptoms were more than twice as common among assisted living residents with mild or moderate dementia than among those without dementia. Depressed residents often do not have positive outcomes and are greater risk of discharge to nursing homes and death.
Feeling a Little Guilty?
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
There are few people on earth better equipped with the natural innate ability to make us feel guilty than our mothers.In our culture guilt has been instinctively crafted to an art form designed to influence our behaviors. It is a learned behavior passed on from generation to generation. Feelings of guilt can be self-inflicted or can be imposed upon us by other people. Here's how to quiet the guilt
The Hidden Liabilities of Home Companions
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Families that hire caregivers or outside contractors such as home health aides or home companions to perform a variety of services may unknowingly be exposing themselves to a variety of risks that may not be covered through their homeowner's or general liability insurance policies.
Isolation can Lead to Health Complications
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Living well in our later years is all about quality of life. People who are active and social generally avoid depression that can lead to health complications and dramatically affect the quality of one's life. People who spend their time isolated from others their own age can become depressed and find that they are continually facing one health crisis after another.
"But I'm not Ready Yet"
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
" I’m not ready yet." Translation: I'm afraid of giving up my home, independence and lifestyle for an unknown. What if I don't like it? What if they don't like me? Seniors will often look for ways to avoid making the final decision. It is often out of fear or an unwillingness to commit. Learn how to help them become more comfortable with a move out of their home.
Financial Resources for Assisted Living
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Today's seniors, who often consider themselves among the best informed, would do well to learn about three crucial areas that pertain to their future health care needs: the potential that they may need long term care, the cost of long term care and the limited federal and state aid available.
30 Days to Lowering Cholesterol Naturally
By
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.
Body Physio-Energetics: Pillar Three
By
Series: The Eight Pillars of the Heaven. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Most people have some insight into the anatomical and physiological aspect of human body from a modern science viewpoint, which is useful, but such information is not complete enough to be used as a guideline for daily living. By integrating the Oriental medicine outlook into our understanding of the body, which this book does, achieving and maintaining a healthy mind and body becomes achievable.
Making the Move to a Retirement Community : A Complete Guide to Making an Informed Decision
By
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
(5.00 from 1 review)
A complete family guide to making an informed decision regarding retirement communities and senior living options. Written by a 30-year veteran operations expert in Senior Housing and author. Learn about the different types of facilities, how they are priced, and how to choose which one is right for your situation.