Aging and Mental Health

Editors: Lia Fernandes, Constança Paúl
Frontiers Media, Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 2017

141 pp. 11.3 MB
http://journal.frontiersin.org/researchtopic/3039/pdf

People are progressively ageing all over the world, and it is estimated that the number of persons aged 60 or over will more than triple by 2100. This emerging population will experience an inevitable rise in dementia, mental health problems and chronic diseases. The book aims to contribute to the development of knowledge in Aging and Mental Health, taking different approaches from authors, coming from diverse scientific fields, with the final goal being the improvement of quality of life and healthy aging for this growing population.

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