|Authors:||Tatiana Kimáková • Štefan Tóth • Ivan Uher|
|Science editor:||prof. MUDr. Marián Bernadič, CSc.|
|Year of publication:||2021|
|Number of pages:||340|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Medicine|
|Institute:||Department of Public health|
|Note:||Túto prácu podporila Kultúrna a edukačná grantová agentúra Ministerstva školstva, vedy, výskumu a športu Slovenskej republiky v rámci projektu KEGA 005UPJŠ-4/2019|
The scientific monograph is devoted to active and healthy aging, its basic indicators, involutional changes, or the relationship between healthy aging and lifestyle. Adopting a healthy lifestyle and actively participating in health care for yourself are important elements in all stages of our lives, and therefore in healthy aging. We describe the possibilities of older people to slow down the adverse changes associated with aging through education and educational activities of various types. The scientific monograph also includes our own research focused on overall health and selected lifestyle risk factors, especially consumption of various food groups, smoking, alcohol, physical activity and stress of participants at the University of the Third Age at Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice, Slovak and foreign university students at the Medical Faculty of the Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice. The scientific monograph is appropriate for the scientific community, students of medical and natural sciences, public health for all three degrees of university study.