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An Introduction to Biological Aging Theory
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Price: Free! Words: 17,340. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
Why do we age? The answer to this question is critical to our ability to prevent and treat highly age-related diseases such as cancer and heart disease that now cause the deaths of most people in the developed world. Second Edition 4/2014
Chantepleure
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Price: Free! Words: 70,690. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Three remarkable women - Margo Sawyer, Patricia Worthington (aka Trish the Dish) and Claire Chernikova - who have been friends for four decades face a momentous year in their lives. As the friends transition from warriors to elders, redefining normal for each other and their loved ones, we share the grief, confusion and changes as the women learn from and teach each other.
Boomer Be Well! Rebel Against Aging through Food, Nutrition and Lifestyle
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,910. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Boomer Be Well! covers trends in food, nutrition, health, and lifestyle for the Baby Boomer generation. Topics include food, food safety, nutrition, weight management, use of supplements, food allergies and future trends. Health conditions associated with aging are reviewed, such as arthritis, diabetes, osteoporosis, cardiovascular disease, insomnia, and many more. Recipes are included.
How to Choose the Best Assisted Living or Nursing Home
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Helping senior parents move into assisted living or a nursing home is a huge step, one not taken lightly. Parents' happiness and health depends greatly on finding the home that best meets their needs. No more confusion.
Defeating Depression in the Elderly
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
People often think depression is "normal" for the elderly. In reality, it is NOT. This guide helps in understanding the signs of depression; differentiating between the symptoms of depression and dementia; and possible solutions for depression in a senior adult.
Caregiver Survival 101: Strategies to Manage Problematic Behaviors Presented in Individuals with Dementia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011 by PHC Publishing Group | PESI HealthCare. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Dementia can be debilitating and life-altering – not only for the person with the disease, but also for family members and caregivers. This book was written to help these caregivers and family members better understand dementia and its effects, so they can proactively avert or lessen problematic behaviors while maintaining a climate of respect and compassion.
Twilight Wish Moments
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Price: Free! Words: 46,330. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Twilight Wish Moments is the first book dedicated to inspiring Twilight Wish true stories. Some of these stories have been featured in People, USA Today, AARP The Magazine, Family Circle, NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX News, CNN, and many other media outlets. If you love seniors, you will love this book.
10 Common Causes of Nutritional Deficit in Senior Adults
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
At every age the human body requires different nutrients. 68% of all seniors need to improve their nutritional diets. This guide discusses what extra vitamins might be needed as an adult;
8 Residential Alternatives for Independent Living for Aging
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Many people have no idea what options are available if aging parents cannot continue to live in the current home. This guide includes how to assess and decide which residential option is the 'right' one, and how to assist the parent(s)' move so it is smoother, more organized, and easier for everyone.
Water Aerobics
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 630. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Bethsheba gives us another awesome short- short story---Water Aerobics.This time we get some thought-provoking commentary on how messed up our health care system is, how we fail to have trained, competent direct care workers because we don't pay them adequate wages.