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Problems of Aging

E. V. Cowdry

Problems of Aging

Biological and Medical Aspects (Aging and old age)

by E. V. Cowdry

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Published by Ayer Co Pub .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages758
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7476999M
ISBN 100405118139
ISBN 109780405118135

The book includes discussions on longevity pathways and interventions that modulate aging, innovative new tools that facilitate systems-level approaches to aging research, the mTOR pathway and its importance in age-related phenotypes, new strategies to pharmacologically modulate the mTOR pathway to delay aging, the importance of sirtuins and. By , the number of Americans age 65 and over is projected to reach some million people, with nearly 10 million of them 85 and older. However, many seniors today report better health.

It is true that many older people remain in good health and are fully able to function mentally and physically (Rowe et al., ). Still, the biological and psychological effects of aging do lead to greater physical and mental health problems among the elderly than in younger age groups, as we briefly discussed earlier. This is the table of contents for the book A Primer on Social Problems (v. ). For more details on it (including licensing), click here. This book is licensed under a Creative Commons by-nc-sa license.

HEALTHY AGING IN OLDER ADULTS 3 Introduction The world is facing an unprecedented demographic milestone. million people out of the global population of 7 . The Problems (And Benefits) Of Aging. Posted , by Ray Lesser in Categories: Ray Lesser Editorials tagged: aches, aging, early bird, hair, hearing loss, .


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