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Fitness and Nutrition: The Prescription for Healthy Aging

United States

Fitness and Nutrition: The Prescription for Healthy Aging

Hearing Before the Special Committee on Aging, United States Senate, One Hundred E

by United States

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Published by Government Printing Office .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10115579M
ISBN 100160703905
ISBN 109780160703904
OCLC/WorldCa52714932

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The information provided is well-thought out and also thought-provoking, allowing readers to evaluate, contemplate and implement changes in their own lives.

Adverse drug events account for a large number of hospitalizations and deaths among the elderly. Research suggests that moving out of your comfort zone is the key to staying mentally and physically young. Although super-agers' brains show less cell loss than those of their contemporaries, their IQs and educational levels are similar.

What they do know is that although any regular physical and mental activity reduces health risks, intense physical activity increases aerobic capacity, and intense mental activity preserves areas of the brain involved in memory and reasoning.

Evidence suggests that the more cognitively fit you are throughout your life, the better armed your brain will be against the assaults of aging—including illness and any stressful events you might face. Set goals that are important to where you are in your life right now.

Exercise — any bodily activity that enhances or maintains physical fitness and overall health and wellness. Here are some ideas: Healthy Beverage Shifts You have plenty of beverage options that are low in added sugars, saturated fats, and sodium.

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Individuals can easily be overwhelmed by the number of medications prescribed today and our system of seeing specialists for various issues increases the potential for dangerous drug interactions. The chapter on over medicating was frightening, and at the same time sheds so much insight as to how easily this happens and how dangerous it is.

Cardiology — branch of medicine dealing with disorders of the human heart. In it, Ayati summarizes the key points of the chapter in short, clear statements, such as "Stay socially engaged" and "Participate in fun physical exercise.

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Fitness and Nutrition: The Prescription for Healthy Aging

The authors' approach seems appropriate in a time when it seems like the prescription pad is the answer to all diagnostic concerns. Human life expectancy has grown spectacularly over the past few decades, thanks to advances in public health and medicine.

A directory of resources as well as a glossary of terms is included. Their personal reflections throughout make the book more a conversation with a thoughtful friend than a scientific paper. Please read and see how you can benefit from it. Pain Source Book. Ayati presents information on five key areas: nutrition, mental health, frailty, over-medication and finding a geriatrician.Click at this truly ingenious nutrition pin-image number today.

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