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Aging with grace : the Nun Study and the science of old age : How we can all live longer, healthier and more vital lives

Author: David Snowdon
Publisher: London : Fourth Estate, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text presents the story of an ongoing, long-term study of a large group of Catholic nuns who have given Dr David Snowdon access to their medical and archival records and participate each year in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Longitudinal studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Snowdon
ISBN: 1841152919 9781841152912
OCLC Number: 45899853
Description: viii, 242 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David Snowdon.

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Dr Snowdon's book is popular science like no other. This doctor of philosophy and epidemiologist directs a long-term, multi-million dollar research project into the longevity of 678 Catholic nuns Read more...

 
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