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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English


  • Aging - General,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction

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Open LibraryOL11148466M
ISBN 100791044033
ISBN 109780791044032

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Jan 07,  · This book covers a lot of ground with respect to aging, from a neuroscientist's point of view. The book is mainly addressing people from the generations that grew up in the ss, and is probably somewhat less germane for people outside that range/5(17). This book combines knowledge from (1) developmental neuroscience and (2) individual differences (personality) psychology to help the reader understand the aging brain and the choices that can be made to maximize the chances of living long, happy, and productive lives/5. This book is the perfect cure for feeling old. It offers a fresh take on aging with a lot of practical advice. There are suggestions and solutions to avoid behaviors that may make you appear older than your chronological age. Oct 10,  · Aging Wisely: Strategies for Baby Boomers and Seniors is Dr. Robert Levine's book about aging that includes both mind and body in its approach. Dr. Levine is the former chief of neurology at Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut and a retired clinical professor at Yale University.

Book reviews. Successful Aging Daniel J. Levitin Review by Becky Libourel Diamond. January It’s no secret that our brain is a complex thinking machine. But in addition to our thoughts, a huge number of other processes are controlled by our brains, which evolve and change as we age. Jan 07,  · Levitin seems to underestimate his skill as an educator, and he has written a lucid explanation of brain and body function. His longevity advice has plenty of competition, especially David Sinclair’s Lifespan, but this book’s breadth is impressive. Excellent popular science in the service of fending off aging. Jan 17,  · 2) What are the best Pro-Aging books that we should be featuring on ChangingAging? We’ve been compiling a Top 50 Pro-Aging book list and would love to hear what you’re reading. Take a look below and let us know what we’re missing — we have a . Science Books for Beginners. The first book I read about aging was Leonard Hayflick's "How and Why We Age," and I still think it offers a good introduction to the biology of aging. Although Hayflick emphasizes his own field of cellular senescence, he covers different areas and you have a background in biology, then this is an excellent introductory book to the biology of aging.

Aging or ageing (see spelling differences) is the process of becoming term refers especially to human beings, many animals, and fungi, whereas for example bacteria, perennial plants and some simple animals are potentially biologically the broader sense, aging can refer to single cells within an organism which have ceased dividing (cellular senescence) or to the population. Apr 10,  · Praise for Disrupt Aging “Jo Ann Jenkins’s Disrupt Aging is spot-on: every single year is a gift. By confronting the most common stereotypes about aging, this book will help us all live each year to the fullest.” —Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and founder of Aging & Gerontology. Daniel Levitin’s new book on aging has excellent advice on topics such as memory, sleep, exercise, and diet, but not on retirement.