Health and Wellness

Find reliable up-to-the-minute information on matters of health and wellness using our collection of resources and websites.

MAGAZINES AVAILABLE AT THE LIBRARY

  • Prevention
  • Health
  • Web MD

WEBSITES

  • NIH Senior Health - Health and wellness information for older adults from the National Institutes of Health.
  • AARP Health News - Information about diseases, healthcare reform, doctors and hospitals, alternative medicine, longevity, etc...
  • Lifelong Fitness Alliance - Provides education and opprotunities for health and fitness activities for older adults.

RECOMMENDED READING 

  • A Long Bright Future:  An Action Plan for a Lifetime of Happiness, Health, and Financial Security by Laura L. Cartensen
  • What's Age Got to Do With It?:  Living Your Healthiest and Happiest Life by Robin McGraw
  • Living Agelessly:  Answers to Your Most Common Questions About Aging Gracefully by Linda Altoonian
  • The Art of Aging:  A Doctor's Prescription  for Well-Being by Sherwin B. Nuland
  • The Gift of Years:  Growing Older Gracefully by Joan Chittister
  • Healthy Aging for Dummies by Brent Agin