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Aging Our Way: Lessons for Living from 85 and Beyond

Aging Our Way

Lessons for Living from 85 and Beyond

CA$21.81

Elders 85 years and older are the fastest growing segment of the population in the U.S. and in many...

The Blue Zones: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who've Lived the Longest

The Blue Zones

Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who've Lived the Longest

CA$17.50

With the right lifestyle, experts say, chances are that you may live up to a decade longer. What’s...

Contemporary Issues In Gerontology: Promoting Positive Ageing
Allen & Unwin (2005)
CA$32.72

The aged population of the developed world is dramatically and increasingly outnumbering the young....

30 Lessons for Living: Tried and True Advice from the Wisest Americans

30 Lessons for Living

Tried and True Advice from the Wisest Americans

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“Heartfelt and ever-endearing—equal parts information and inspiration. This is a book to keep by...

Life Is So Good

One man’s extraordinary journey through the twentieth century and how he learned to read at age 98 ...

100 Simple Secrets of the Best Half of Life: What Scientists Have Learned and How You Can Use It

100 Simple Secrets of the Best Half of Life

What Scientists Have Learned and How You Can Use It

HarperCollins (2009)
CA$11.99

Practical advice on how to thrive in the second half of your life, based on scientific studies. The...

Dementia Studies: A Social Science Perspective

Dementia Studies

A Social Science Perspective

CA$42.81

Lively and critical study of the main approaches to Dementia Studies, examining current principles...

Counterclockwise: Mindful Health and the Power of Possibility

Counterclockwise

Mindful Health and the Power of Possibility

If we could turn back the clock psychologically, could we also turn it back physically? For more...

White Saris and Sweet Mangoes: Aging, Gender, and Body in North India

White Saris and Sweet Mangoes

Aging, Gender, and Body in North India

This rich ethnography explores beliefs and practices surrounding aging in a rural Bengali village....

Counselling Older Clients
CA$44.52

`This is a warm, compassionate, wise book, the crystallization of Anne Orbach's many years...