Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well

Cognitive Activity Design: Designing Creative Activities and Art-Based Projects That Promote Brain Health and Flourishing
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Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Learn to design and implement activities for older adults that promote cognitive wellness - the combined benefits of brain health and “flourishing. Learn how to integrate evidence-based research from neuroscience, cognitive aging and positive psychology. Make every activity an opportunity to strengthen brains and enhance the capacity to feel fulfillment and joy.
De Enferma a Saludable
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,660. Language: Spanish. Published: February 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Mi historia personal sobre salud: ¡De estar POSTRADA a SUPER ACTIVA! Explicaré los pasos que he seguido para pasar de tener un aspecto envejecido, con enfermedades crónicas y un cuerpo repleto de toxinas, a estar ¡mejor que nunca he estado!
Live It Up Before You are Too Darn Old: Grappling with maturity and growth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,620. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Glen Greenway's latest book, Grappling with Maturity and Growth, has one thing in common with his previous books: an engaging writing-style, humour and loads of practical advice to guide you through the ageing process.
How I Found My Red Plastic Chair, Observations on Retirement
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 48,160. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
An account of how to engineer a great retirement in Australia along with stories from the road.
The Youth Prescription: An Anti-aging Sourcebook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
The Youth Prescription is a must read for anyone seeking improved wellness through natural approaches based in alternative medicine. Drawing on the latest research from around the world, Dr. Geissel guides the reader through a series of anti-aging strategies and cutting edge therapies for turning back the clock. The book reveals the master anti-aging and immune boosting supplement.
Immortality: How Science Is Extending Your Life Span--and Changing The World
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,400. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
Dr. Bova explores the future effects of science and technology on the human life span. Death will no longer be the inevitable end of life.
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 Chuckle-holic
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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!
Come Home To Your Body
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Price: $7.65 USD. Words: 47,290. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Workbook revised for Women Over 50 Connect Body, Mind and Spirit for Anti-aging, Healing and Self-love
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.
AGING IN AMERICA: What you NEED TO KNOW about navigating our healthcare system
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 21,630. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Aging in America can be a confusing venture for many families. This practical resource guide book helps navigate the choices that seniors and their families face as they age in America. It includes helpful tips on choosing Physicians, Insurance providers, senior housing, mental health help, and accessing a veteran’s benefits.
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.
Preparing For Retirement Today: Dealing With The Financial And Physical Issues
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,240. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Philip Garside. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning
Are you ready for retirement? Bruce Woodley will get you started on planning for a financially secure, happy and healthy retirement. By exploring how to handle our savings and investments in a practical and common sense manner, both when we are working and in retirement, he shows that it is possible to reach our retirement goals and provide a future which is both fulfilling and enjoyable.
Anti-Aging Sleep Secrets
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sleep & sleep disorders
Internationally acclaimed physician James W. Forsythe, M.D., H.M.D., has compiled this short but comprehensive guidebook packed with critical information deemed necessary for anyone to get what he hails as “the anti-aging sleep that all of us desperately need.”
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
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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.
Getting Older and Golder
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,410. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Getting Older and Golder: Happiness and Health in Body, Mind, and Spirit in our Senior Years is about abundant living and loving in our journey into older age. You will find stories and reflections on material needs, partnership, physical and mental wellbeing, happiness, retirement, aloneness, precious time, staying safe, refreshing mind and spirit – and grandkids. A life guide with a difference.