World Health: Aging

In our print reference collection:

65+ in the United States
Rbus HQ 1064.U5H63 1996

The global burden of disease : 2004 update
RA441.G5612 2008

The graying of America : an encyclopedia of aging, health, mind, and behavior
HQ1064.U5K39 1996

World population ageing 2007
HQ1061.W673 2007

World population ageing, 1950-2050
HQ1061.W673 2002

World population growth and aging : demographic trends in the late twentieth century
HA155.K49 1990

 

Websites:

National Institutes of Health
The National Institute on Aging, one of the 27 Institutes and Centers of NIH, leads a broad scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active years of life.

United Nations Programme on Ageing
Facilitates and promotes the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing, including designing guidelines for policy development and implementation; advocating means to mainstream ageing issues into development agendas; engaging in dialogue with civil society and the private sector; and information exchange.

World Health Organization
Reports and publications on the topic of ageing.