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David Snowdon
David Snowdon

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Epidemiologist David Snowdon is one of the world's foremost experts on Alzheimer's disease, due in part to the unique focus of his research. In Aging With Grace he presents the fascinating data and compassionate human stories on the aging nuns he studied for many years.

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Aging with Grace
What the Nun Study Teaches Us About Leading Longer, Healthier, and More Meaningful Lives
Written by David Snowdon


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: April 30, 2002
Price: $16.00

In 1986, epidemiologist Dr. David Snowdon embarked on a revolutionary scientific study that would forever change the way we view aging and old age. Dubbed the “Nun Study” because it involves a unique population of 678 Catholic sisters, this remarkable long-term research project remains today at the forefront of some of... Read more >
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Aging with Grace
What the Nun Study Teaches Us About Leading Longer, Healthier, and More Meaningful Lives
Written by David Snowdon


Format: eBook, 256 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: November 19, 2008
Price: $13.99

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