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Title Ageing well : nutrition, health, and social interventions / [edited by] Alan Dangour, Astrid Fletcher, Emily Grundy
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, 2007


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 MELB  613.2 Dan/Awn  AVAILABLE
Description 178 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 24 cm
Series Society for the Study of Human Biology ; 47
Society for the Study of Human Biology series ; 47
Contents Nutritional concerns in old age / Lisette de Groot and Wija A. van Staveren -- Regular exercise, the best investment for our old age / Marion E.T. McMurdo -- Major eye diseases of later life: cataract and age related macular degeneration / Astrid E. Fletcher -- Reminiscence in everyday talk between older people and their carers: implications for the quality of life of older people in care homes / Fiona Wilson ... [et al.] -- Retention of cognitive function in old age: why initial intelligence is important / Lawrence Whalley -- Health inequalities in old age in Britain / Elizabeth Breeze -- Demographic change, family support, and ageing well: developed country perspectives / Emily Grundy -- Home energy efficiency and health / Paul Wilkinson -- Ageing, health, and welfare: an economic perspective / Charles Normand -- Methodological issues in assessing the cost-effectiveness of interventions to improve the health of older people / Damian Walker and Cristian Aedo -- Minimum income for healthy living: older people England 2005/6 / Jerry Morris ... [et al.] -- Responding to increasing human longevity: policy, practice, and research / David Metz
Analysis Nutrition
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Aging -- Nutritional aspects.
Aging -- Prevention.
Longevity -- Social aspects.
Developed Countries.
Health Policy.
Quality of Life.
Socioeconomic Factors.
Author Dangour, Alan
Fletcher, Astrid
Grundy, Emily M. D.
LC no. 2006032432
ISBN 084937474X (paperback: alk. paper)
9780849374746 (paperback: alk. paper)
Other Titles Aging well