Although it is something that affects all of us, directly or indirectly, ageing can all too often be perceived negatively. Ageing and Caring is an essential, positive guide for older people, their carers and their families. It seeks to outline not only the challenges that can arise from ageing but also how active and rewarding life can continue to be in old age.
From practical advice on remaining active in retirement, to guidance on coping with a loss of independence, Ageing and Caring provides advice on the complexities of ageing, covering an array of issues that older people and their carers may face:
No. of Pages
216 x 138
Health & Fitness
About the Author
Professor Des O’Neill is a consultant geriatrician at Tallaght Hospital in Dublin. He is a contributor to national media and writes regularly in the Irish Times on ageing. He received an All-Ireland Inspirational Life Award in 2010 for his work encouraging older people to lead active and fulfilling lives.