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14 winning strategies for successful aging

Eric Pfeiffer

14 winning strategies for successful aging

take charge and make the most of the rest of your life

by Eric Pfeiffer

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Published by Sunrise River Press in North Branch, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aging

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesFourteen winning strategies for successful aging
    Statementby Eric Pfeiffer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA777.6 .P44 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25001347M
    ISBN 109781934716106
    LC Control Number2010036513

      4. The Gift of Years: Growing Older Gracefully is a book about embracing the aging process and taking it in. Author Joan Chittister is a Benedictine Sister of Erie, PA and has written over 50 books (many of them receiving accolades and awards). Chittister herself on writing The Gift of Years; “The thing most wrong about this book is that I. The expression successful aging at work and related terms such as active, healthy, and productive aging at work are frequently used by organizational researchers and practitioners.

    The six outcome variables chosen to assess successful aging at age included four objectively assessed variables (physical health, death and disability before social supports, and mental health) and two self-rated variables (instrumental activities of daily living and life enjoyment). Successful Aging gives an alternative to spending your final years in a Nursing Home. The book is very well thought through, well researched and backed up with countless citations that give credit where credit is due. I found the book an enjoyable read, almost a s:

    Research into aging has been revolutionized in the past 10 years, largely due to the MacArthur Study, which under the leadership of Drs. John W. Rowe and Robert L. Kahn created a network of leading research scientists from key fields to determine what aging actually involves. Rejecting the established approach of studying aging in terms of anticipated decline, these scientists set out to.   Successful aging currently holds a prominent position in social gerontology research (Alley, Putney, Rice, & Bengtson, ).It became an increasingly popular model following Rowe and Kahn’s introduction of the distinction between “usual” and “successful” aging and their subsequent work that explicated the three key components of successful aging: the avoidance of disease and.


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Excellent popular science in the service of fending off aging.”—Kirkus Reviews. Among these documents, I highly recommend the book WINNING STRATEGIES for SUCCESSFUL AGING to aging readers, especially those of a Chinese population because of the following reasons: The author of this book, Dr.

Eric Pfeiffer, is well-known for his clinical experience and academic achievements in terms of aging-related health s: 7. Successful Aging uses research from developmental neuroscience and the psychology of individual differences to show that sixty-plus years is a unique developmental stage that, like infancy or adolescence, has its own demands and distinct advantages.

Levitin looks at the science behind what we all can learn from those who age joyously, as well. Winning Strategies for Successful Aging book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

A comprehensive personal guide, filled with 3/5. Some critics argue that successful ageing is an oxymoron; successful ageing means not ageing at all. History, as well as our modern youth-and-achievement-oriented culture, is replete with tales of the 'Jungbrunnen' or 'fountain of youth' and consumer products that aim to help people maintain a youthful appearance, increase productivity.

A comprehensive personal guide, filled with reliable advice on every important aspect of growing older For anyone who is approaching a 65th birthday with trepidation, this valuable book offers heartening advice on navigating the later years of life.

Eric Pfeiffer, who for thirty years has cared for—and learned from—elderly people, addresses with compassion and deep understanding the. 8 Tips For Successful Aging Last updated: By Barbara Rybolt for Summit Medical Group Reviewed by Beata Chauhan, DO and Jamie Reedy, MD, MPH.

Everyone should be celebrating Healthy Aging Month in September. After all, from the moment we are born, we begin to age and, with every milestone, there's usually a celebration. It's only. It is not, however, a substitute for individual expert advice. It will help individuals focus on areas that apply to their particular circumstances." - Eric Pfeiffer M.D., Founding Director, Eric Pfeiffer Suncoast Alzheimer's Center, University of South Florida College of Medicine; author of 14 Winning Strategies for Successful Aging.

Successful Aging book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Here at last is a compelling and inspiring presentation of what det Successful Aging book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

David Littlewood rated it liked it. Handy compilation of information about aging. I /5. “Successful Aging” – Winning Strategies for Living Well and Loving Life. JOHN WENZLAU is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Friendship Retirement Corporation.

He holds two Master degrees, one bachelor degree and his Doctoral Studies were from University of Munich, Germany. This ideal of independence is also highlighted in self-help books on successful aging, such as in Pfeiffer's Winning Strategies for Successful Aging: “The important thing at this stage is to maintain a sense of independence” (p.

emphasis original). Chap “Protect Your Independence,” concludes with a bulleted list of tips. Scholars have long debated what successful aging is, how to measure it, and how to promote it. But the latest issue of The Gerontologist lays the groundwork for building consensus on the topic — while pointing out that the answer may differ among academics and the general public, as well as across populations and demographic groups.

“With an enhanced understanding of what successful aging. Successful aging: Final Perspectives 1) People in later life appear not only to manage to feel satisfied with their lives but also to be able to achieve new forms of creative expression 2) Analysis od Simonton's model shows creative productivity, people who begin their careers with a high degree of creative potential are likely to maintain.

A search on Web of Science Core Collection Database was performed on all literature with “Successful Aging” or “Successful Ageing” in the title only, at the 28th July Both terms were used because they are spelled differently in the Unites States and the United Kingdom.

The description of her book on graceful aging sounded wonderful, with a great focus on the positive aspects of aging, meaningful living and legacy. However, when I took a look at her top 15 books I realized that every book on her list was about life extension, anti-aging strategies and longevity.

Cambridge Core - Geriatrics - The Cambridge Handbook of Successful Aging - edited by Rocío Fernández-Ballesteros. Successful Aging. likes. A place to discuss Successful Aging.

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Watch Mar 13 Shields and Brooks on leadership in a time of crisis. Defining successful aging as enjoying a low risk of disease and disease-related disability, maintaining high mental and physical function, continuing an active engagement with life, and avoiding.

The foundations for “successful aging” date back to but didn’t become popular until the late s when John W. Rowe, MD, and Robert L. Kahn, PhD, published the book. As revelatory as Atul Gawande’s Being Mortal, physician and award-winning author Louise Aronson’s Elderhood is an essential, empathetic look at a vital but often disparaged stage of more than 5, years, 'old' has been defined as beginning between the ages of 60 and That means most people alive today will spend more years in elderhood than in childhood, and many will be.

Population aging is an enormous public health issue and there is clear need for strategies to maximize opportunities for successful aging. Many psychiatric illnesses are increasingly thought to be associated with accelerated aging, therefore emerging data on individual and policy level interventions that alter typical aging trajectories are relevant to mental health practitioners.

Successful aging in old age is important. However, the determinants of successful aging vary across populations due to cultural differences, and only a limited number of studies have addressed these determinants in Taiwan population. This study aimed to evaluate successful aging via better physical and mental functions as well as to explore associated determinants in an elderly Taiwan.