Quick and Easy Medical Tips for Healthy Senior Living

by Elizabeth Molle RN MS



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 5/9/2004

Recognition Programs

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 122
ISBN : 9780595759958
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 122
ISBN : 9780595311682

About the Book

Quick and Easy Medical Tips for Healthy Senior Living is an invaluable resource for anyone who is aging, concerned about senior health care issues, or is caring for an aging parent.

Author Elizabeth Molle RN, MS has over eighteen years of experience working as a Registered Nurse and caring for an elderly parent. In clear and easy to understand language, Molle discusses common concerns that face older people and then provides practical, everyday tips for conquering these issues. The information is well researched and supported by professional medical references. It is written in an upbeat, conversational tone and covers many topics, including:

Learning ways to prevent falling and breaking bones
Managing common heart, breathing, and stomach problems
Organizing medications and correctly taking them
Eating properly and learning how to read food labels
Exercising the mind and body
Locating adaptive devices and qualified help
Guidelines for traveling with an oxygen tank

Quick and Easy Medical Tips for Healthy Senior Living has:
107 easy to follow tips
Safety recommendations for every room in the house
Four checklists to use at the doctor's office
Resources for additional information

About the Author

Elizabeth Molle RN, MS has years of experience as an emergency room and home care nurse. She has co-authored several textbooks and numerous articles. She has received awards from the American Medical Writer?s Association. She lives in Connecticut and volunteers at community flu vaccine programs and blood pressure clinics.