Integrative Geriatric Nutrition: A Practitioner’s Guide to Dietary Approaches for Older Adults by Julie Wendt English | PDF,EPUB | 2021 | 308 Pages | ISBN : 3030817571 | 37.8 MB
This book provides a review of therapeutic foods and diets for aging patients. Drawing from extensive clinical experience in large integrative medical practices, it offers a unique and thorough perspective on the challenges that older adults present and the most effective ways to integrate nutritional approaches into their care.
Nutrition, Food and Diet in Ageing and Longevity by Suresh I. S. Rattan English | PDF,EPUB | 2021 | 643 Pages | ISBN : 3030830160 | 25.5 MB
This edited volume is a compilation of 30 articles discussing what constitutes food for health and longevity. The aim is to provide up-to-date information, insights, and future tendencies in the ongoing scientific research about nutritional components, food habits and dietary patterns in different cultures. The health-sustaining and health-promoting effects of food are certainly founded in its overall composition of macronutrients and micronutrients. However, the consumption of these nutrients is normally in the form of raw or prepared food from the animal and plant sources.
Gerontological Concerns and Responses in India by Mala Kapur Shankardass English | PDF,EPUB | 2021 | 322 Pages | ISBN : 9811647631 | 12.4 MB
This book discusses gerontological issues and challenges impacting the quality of life of older people in India. The chapters provide different disciplinary insights ranging from sociology, anthropology, psychology, health sciences, social work, demography, gender, and legal perspectives.
Culture, Context and Aging of Older Indians: Narratives from India and Beyond by Jagriti Gangopadhyay English | PDF | 2021 | 141 Pages | ISBN : 9811627894 | 2.3 MB
This book discusses the intersections between culture, context, and aging. It adopts a socio-cultural lens and highlights emotional, social, and psychological issues of the older adults in urban India. It is set in multiple sites such as Ahmedabad, Delhi, Kolkata, and Saskatoon to indicate how different cultural practices and contextual factors play an integral role in determining the course of aging.
This volume is dedicated to topic of great interest in medicine and among the general public. Population aging is an inevitable and irreversible demographic reality that is associated with welcome improvements in health care.