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GERONTOLOGY

Selected Resources  

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Paula L. Webb, Reference and Electronic Resources Government Documents Librarian
October 2008
This is a brief listing of a few of the government publications and resources available to you in the Library. For additional resources, use SOUTHcat Plus on the Library home page - available through any Internet-accessible computer.

PRINT PUBLICATIONS

Aging under the microscope : a biological quest.  Dept. of Health & Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging, Office of Communications and Public Liaison,  2002.  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS30371
HE 20.3852:AG 4 X

Bound for your good health : a collection of age pages / National Institute on Aging.  Dept. of Health & Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging,  2005.
HE 20.3852:AG 4/2005

Cancer facts for people over 50.  Dept. of Health & Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging,  [2005]  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS67370
HE 20.3861:C 16/2005

Creating communities for active aging : a guide to developing a strategic plan to increase walking and biking by older adults in your community.  Dept. of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration : Partnership for Prevention,  2002. http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS20193
TD 8.8:AG 4

Designing a premium support system for Medicare.  Congress of the U.S., Congressional Budget Office,  [2006]  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS77360
Y 10.2:M 46/17

Exercise : a guide from the National Institute on Aging : exercises, motivation, safety, self-tests, benefits, nutrition.  Dept. of Health & Human Services, Publlic Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging,  [2001]  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS21052
HE 20.3858:EX 3/2001

Falls and fractures.  Dept. of Health & Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging,  [2006]  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS68031
HE 20.3861:F 19/2006

Genes, lifestyles, and crossword puzzles : can Alzheimer's Disease be prevented?  Dept. of Health & Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging,  2006.
HE 20.3852:AL 9 X

A good night's sleep.  Dept. of Health & Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging,  [2005]  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS68028
HE 20.3861:SL 2/2005

High blood pressure : tips for keeping it under control.  (AgePage)  Dept. of Health & Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging,  2002
HE 20.3861:B 62

Naturally occurring retirement communities : a model for aging in place : hearing . . ., on examining naturally occurring retirement communities and what impact they may have on the ability to create livable community options for all Americans, May 16, 2006.  U.S. Congress. Senate. Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Subcommittee on Retirement Security and Aging,  2006.  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS79366  (text version) and http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS79367  (PDF version)
Y 4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 109-599

The Older Americans Act : improving quality of life for aging Americans : field hearing . . ., April 28, 2006, in Westerville, Ohio.  U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Subcommittee on Select Education,  2006.  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS76960
Y 4.ED 8/1:109-37

The Older Americans Act : strengthening communities to support the next generation of older Americans : field hearing . . ., April 3, 2006, in Edinburg, Texas.  U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Subcommittee on Select Education,  2006.  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS74015
Y 4.ED 8/1:109-33

Questions & answers about autoimmunity.  Dept. of Health & Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS),  2002.
HE 20.3917:AU 8

Senior Independence Act of 2006 : hearing . . ., May 2, 2006.  U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Subcommittee on Select Education,  2006.  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS77479  (text version) and http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS77480  (PDF version)
Y 4.ED 8/1:109-38

ELECTRONIC PUBLICATIONS

Community mobility and dementia a review of the literature.  Dept. of Transportation., National Highway Traffic Administration, Alzheimer's Association,  2006.  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS80724
TD 8.64:M 71/CD  (CD-ROM)

Healthy aging : Medicare stop smoking program : intervening effectively with older smokers.  Dept. of Health & Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services,  [2003]
HE 22.44:SM 7/CD  (CD-ROM)

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