Older Adults, Health Information, and the World Wide Web by Roger W. Morrell

By Roger W. Morrell

Older Adults, wellbeing and fitness details, and the area vast net is dedicated to the exploration of the way the realm large internet could be used to carry present, simply available overall healthiness details to adults over the age of 60 and their caregivers. The e-book considers how age-related alterations in imaginative and prescient, cognitive functionality, and motor abilities impact the supply and comprehension of future health info. the amount is split into 4 separate sections. inside of those sections, person chapters: *trace the expanding use of the net by way of older adults and supply feedback on how use will be elevated; *discuss federal executive tasks on expanding use of the net by means of older adults; *offer directions that would be utilized to website design for older adults; and *describe genuine tasks during which older adults make the most of the net for numerous results. meant for future health care services, health and wellbeing provider services, and older adults and their caregivers, this e-book can be of curiosity to researchers in getting older, cognition, and human components.

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Electronic resources encompass the vast array of content available now and in the future via the Internet and the World Wide Web. This includes content, information, programming,and data now separated into spaces occupied by classrooms, libraries, broadcast platforms,and data warehouses. com. These firms have based their business models in part on the idea that individualsother than traditional teachers, professors, and trainers have and are willing to share knowledge with others. Thus, the Web becomes a learning community whereinthe possessors of critical facts, knowledge, and wisdom become valued contributors to an economy based on information and data.

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