Harvard Heart Letter

January 2010 references and further reading

Small change adds up

Visit the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service's Smallstep.gov Web site for dozens of tips on making small changes to better health.

Stealth Health: How To Sneak Age-defying, Disease-fighting Habits Into Your Life Without Really Trying, by Debra L. Gordon and Dr. David L. Katz (Reader's Digest Association, 2005)

Bringing hospital care home

Leff B, Burton L, Mader SL, et al. Hospital at home: feasibility and outcomes of a program to provide hospital-level care at home for acutely ill older patients. Annals of Internal Medicine 2005; 143:798-808.

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