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3 edition of Aging and accidents. found in the catalog.

Aging and accidents.

Aging and accidents.

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Published by National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people,
  • Accidents

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe Search for health
    ContributionsNational Institutes of Health (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[1] leaf :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14522231M
    OCLC/WorldCa9449482

    When comparing phone networks, ask if they offer senior plans. You may be able to receive a discount on your plan if you’re over a certain age, or qualify for certain special features. Some carriers provide health and safety packages that include doctor-on-call apps, wellness check-ins, and medication reminders just for older adults. As civil aircraft electrical systems become more complicated, electrical wiring failures have become a huge concern in industry and government—especially on aging platforms. There have been several accidents (most recently battery problems on the Boeing ) with some of these having a relationship to wiring and power generation.

    Presenting current research in an innovative text-reader format, Aging: Concepts and Controversies, Ninth Edition encourages students to become involved and take an informed stand on the major aging issues we face as a society. Not simply a summary of research literature, this text focuses on controversies and questions, rather than on assimilating facts or arriving at a single "correct" view. She has written articles on beauty, aging, eating disorders, models and dancers and served as a consultant to a major cosmetic company interested in promoting age-related beauty products. Her book FACE IT: What Women Really Feel As Their Looks Change ().

    To improve the safety and health of workers, we must ensure that work environments are free of hazards and also recognize the close link between occupational and personal risk factors and worker illnesses and injury. This book provides a road map to making major improvements in worker safety and health. —David Michaels, PhD, MPH.   “OK Boomer, Let’s Talk: How My Generation Got Left Behind” by Jill Filipovic. Atria/One Signal. pp. $17 paperback. Review provided by The Washington Post. About one million years ago, in.


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