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- Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00
Section I Perspectives on Exercise and Aging.- 1. Fitness and the Aging Process.- 2. History of Exercises for the Elderly.- 3. Preservation of Physical Fitness.- 4. Public Health and Fitness ? The Outdoor Life and Other Antidotes to Enemies of Fitness.- Section II Evaluation and Physiology of Exercise.- 5. Physiology of Physical Conditioning for the... more...
- Springer New York 2007; US$ 74.95
This timely and much-needed book addresses the demographic trends affecting the Latinos in the United States, Mexico and Latin America, looking at the health concerns and of this growing population, as it ages. Further examination of this previously understudied group- now the nation's largest minority group - offers the possibility to promote... more...
- Springer New York 2012; US$ 179.00
Combines case studies from different schools of welfare thought in Europe (the Anglo-Saxon model, the Scandinavian model, the Continental model, and the Southern European model) Includes a full description of all the main advances in long term care in Europe in the past 20 years Synthesizes the case studies to draw implications on the evolving... more...
- Springer New York 2012; US$ 169.00
deals directly with the concepts of diversity, social structure, and health inequality in the context of global population change represents a key source of information for nongovernmental organizations advocating for Latino health, health care policy, immigration research includes material that address important issues related to the contemporary... more...
- The Experiment 2014; US$ 16.95
? Never Too Late to Go Vegan shows the wonderful ways you can benefit from a new, healthier way of eating. This in-depth guide will inspire you to make the change and will hold your hand every step of the way, with all the helpful tips you need to make the transition smooth as can be.? ? Neal D. Barnard, MD, author of Power Foods for the Brain... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 17.59
Look to this book for advice, techniques, and strategies to helppeople stay vigorous and healthy as they grow older. People are becoming increasingly knowledgeable about managingtheir health as they age. Healthy Aging For Dummies explainshow people can embark on a healthy lifestyle that will enable themto feel young, both mentally and physically,... more...
- SAGE Publications 2003; US$ 97.00
"Gaining understanding of aging is one of the most complex issues facing twenty-first century science. This book addresses the complexity of the factors that interact and influence the course of our longer life expectancy?.How we humans grow old is a product of our genetic background as members of a species and our families. But the genome expresses... more...
- Scribe Publications Pty Ltd 2014; US$ 20.99
An international bestseller delivering good news on brain function and ageing We all worry sometimes that our brains ? particularly our memories ? just don?t work as well as they used to. In this illuminating book, internationally acclaimed Dutch neuroscientist André Aleman shows that although the decline in our mental capacities begins earlier... more...
- Wiley 2002; US$ 22.00
The richest, most fulfilling love of your life is yet to come! "The Authentic Heart offers practical, wise, and compassionate guidance for midlife love."--Jack Kornfield, author of A Path with Heart and After the Ecstasy, the Laundry "The Authentic Heart is a groundbreaking, insightful, warmly written book that I highly recommend to anyone wanting... more...