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Aging and Life Extension

Parent Category: Health
"The only certain things in life are death and taxes". This category deals with the secrets to a long and healthy life, and the consequences of old-age.

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skin, like any other organism is a living thing. so of course it gets old over time. over time your skin will start to lose elasticity (the tightness in skin) and then beome loose. Skin also gets worn in some places like on the corner of eyes and smiling lines therfore causing wrinkles. the harder...
If each lap is 25 yards you must swim 70.4 laps to reach one mile.
  life is a popularity contest,sweetie-not just 5th grade!You are pretty to the right person,so forget that guy and find another.Remember,Life is for Living so go for it
If a child matures too quickly because it lives, talks and hangs  around nothing but adults it indeed could be bad for his or her  mind. Such a child would be devoid of what is considered to be a  normal childhood by not interacting or socializing with children of  their own age. As a...
This could be possible. I suggest starting to keep a record of your  periods and visit a doctor if you are worried about it.
I suggest you make an appointment with your General Practitioner to rule out any devastating internal bodily changes such as thyroid disease. Ruled out then he/she should suggest a dermatologist to determine why you are losing hair. Best wishes.
Yes humans inhale oxygen but exhale carbon dioxide.
You would call a regular daily walk a form of exercise. A daily  walk is good for the heart, the mind and the body in general.
  we need to eat proper food (like vegtable and frute)and trick the mine so it thinks as if we were small kids and maybe that will give us an extebtion of life.
Aubrey de Grey is 48 years old (birthdate: April 20, 1963).
I would say it is a good 6-5'11 1/2. I went to a FFA convention in  Springfield and I am 16 and 6'1 myself and my height seemed to be  the average for both men and women
The effects are when your body and your looks change... Differently than before... Ex: growth, your body growing and changing your own looks and making it different than before.
Yes, your eyes could become lighter as you age, but generally just a slight difference. I to have dark brown eyes, but have gold flecks in them as I've ages, but then ended up with cataracts and once I had the surgery my eyes are back to a bit of lighter shade of dark brown and I still have those...
When a menstrual period has been skipped, it could be a clear  indication that there is a pregnancy. It could also be an  indication that a woman may be in their pre-menopausal state.
well a penis is the male reproductive organ.... (how could u not no that???)
Pain under the left side of the chest with stomach pain and  vomiting could be the sign of a gallbladder attack. Abdominal pain  can be the earlier indicator for many different problems so if  concern please seek professional medical attention.
Phobias are irrational fears that have no basis in reality. They  trigger feelings of panic and intense anxiety in the sufferer.  People who have a phobia regarding demonic possession, or  daemonophobia, experience very intensely frightening feelings and  dread surrounding the topic of demons...
Lifecell skin cream is the best anti aging cream of all. It not only changes the looks of the skin but also rejuvenates it and gives it a new life. Its ingredients are harmless and natural which are good for all skin types.
Human growth hormones are hotly debated. There are studies on this  that argue both sides. It is best to consult with a doctor before  use.
  by drinking orange juise every morning
Hair follicles may die due to baldness or skin trauma. Most hair  follicles die temporarily, but will later regenerate and go through  a continuous transition phase.
There are only a few reliable methods that are statistcal pluses: Diet and Exercise, a healthy lifestyle meaning safe sex, no smoking and alcohol only in moderation, maintain an active mental state, avoid stress and be happy. Get immunizations, regular routine health care including an annual Dental...
Gives you a head buzz that is similar to being lightheaded for people who don't smoke often. In regular smokers, it relieves anxiety and stress.
75 degrees F OK that's fine for temperature but what is the ideal room humidity percentage? Actually, most building codes only require you at keep the temperature at 68 degrees, which is ideal. The ideal room humidity percentage is usually around 50% ASHRAE Standards: 68-74F @40-60% relative...
One states that actual insults, such as the presence of toxic substances in the blood, are important.
Sunscreens are products combining several ingredients that help  prevent the sun's ultraviolet (UV) radiation from reaching the  skin. Two types of ultraviolet radiation, UVA and UVB, damage the  skin, age it prematurely, and increase your risk of skin cancer.
Anything you want. Depends on what you like. You could get it angled, layered, curly, straitened, an updo, a perm, etc.afrro style!!!!!!!!!!!!!
As you get older, your skin wrinkles because it becomes thinner and less elastic. It gets drier too as it makes less oil and sweat. Your bones become more visible as you store less fat beneath your skin. Inside the body your bones and muscle become weaker. Your memory gets worse, and your immune...
There is a possibility of a surge of energy as one gets closer to  death. This may occur due to the person desire to tell loved ones  information or parting words. These are usually short and the  person will continue on the death process.
The oldest man on earth is Carmelo Flores Laura. He is 124 years  old and is a native Aymara in Bolivia.
Orthopedic surgery often uses metal pins. The materials used in  these pins (and other hardware) include stainless steel and  titanium alloys.
If someone say myself slept with a woman who was going through chemo treatments for breast cancer. Would I be harmed by the radiation she went through?<><><><>First, chemo is not radiation- it is chemical. It can be COMBINED with radiation. Radiation TREATMENT can take a...
    yes they certainly do.. they get very angry by the smallest things & start questioning there existence in life and they have and havnt done   its unbelievable
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If you must tell a client that they stink, it should be done in a  very delicate way. Perhaps suggest t hey try a different brand of  deodorant because it isn't working well.
Treatments for calcium build up on the foot could be through  arthroscopic surgery or steroid medicine. Shock wave therapy is may  also be a cure.
I can't up with an ideal for denture. I want to know where to go with the Ideal I have? Clips for holding in your denture.
Pollution is the major factor that threatens the quality of air.  Pollution can be in the form of smog from factories or cigarette  smoking, both of which are harmful to the lungs.
  His enemies. He got shot in his SUV along with his friends 118 times. For singing the song called, A Mis Enemigos.
when you fell that you are in shape. not what anyone else says. and don't compare yourself to other people because everyone is unique Only you can say for sure what is "in shape" for your own body. If you eat healthy and exercise, you are probably in shape.
  No, she hasn't had a stroke. She has just had a lot of botox to her lips though.
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These are the factors of aging:   1. sun   2. smoking   3. stress   4. hereditary   For the proper skin care use Lifecell cream.
The current average life expectancy of an American male is about 72  years old. Women may live up to the age of about 81 years old.
A number of treatment options are out there to help you reduce your  aging signs, and amongst all 1. Omega-3 Capsules  2. Chromium  3. Bilberry or Grape Seed Extract   4. Garlic and  5. Alpha-Lipoic Acid    are top 5 anti-aging supplements for  metabolic syndrome. 
No, that's a myth. However tall people have more back problems than shorter people because their spines are longer. Answer There is much research done on this subject and many say that taller people not only live longer, but are more intelligent than short people! This doesn't make it so, and...
Yes, Smoking causes premature aging. It is one the worse bad habits. If anyone is addicted, it is very difficult for him to get rid of this. Those who smoke knows that it is injurious to health. But the main disease caused by smoking is the premature aging. It can cause wrinkles, heart related...
Prosthetic eyes are made out of acrylic. They are made to match the  other eye of the patient perfectly, even the natural eye color.
It depends on the person. Some people live for nearly 100 years. Some, unfortunately, die young. The average person lives to about 75 or 80 years old.
Raspy voices can be caused by smoking, loss of voice, tonsilitis, a  cough, or just the way you were born.
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Extremely good - laugh for 17 minutes a day and your lifespan is a day longer.It lowers blood pressure and helps the immune system.It lowers stress hormones and your muscles relax and tighten-which means it getsstronger.Hope this helped. I know a bit cauz ma class Rutherford 3 R.I.S is doin a...
  This is directly from the Medicare and You 2009 book concerning Hospice Care:   For people with a terminal illness who are expected to live 6 months or less (as certified by a doctor). Coverage may include drugs (for pain relief and symptom management), medical, nursing, social services,...
progeria is recessive, that's an easy question, dont be dumb   actually progeria is dominant, according to the Progeria Research Foundation
An adult body contain about 6 litres of blood...
  No. Shel Silverstein died May 10, 1999 in Key West, Florida.
in case of Cardiac Heart Failure patients, chances of pedal edema are very high,so already there is a higher water volume in the body as compared to normal people.If large quantity of water is consumed,leads to higher blood volume and exertin pressure on the blood vessels increases Blood Pressure...
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  how to deal with death       It's hard-I am going to start with that. I lost my mother a few years ago, so you are not alone. First thing's first, you will never fully get over it. Sad as it may seem, it's true. However, you can deal with it. Remind yourself that your father would...
  Serina died when she was just four years old, in 1867. She was buried in an unmarked grave.
  it's probably 5'8 or 5'9
  Causes include:   * Infection  * Heart attack  * Kidney failure  * Medicines (diuretics, heart medication, or steroids)  * Illness  * Bleeding ulcer  * Blood clot  * Uncontrolled blood sugar
I'd say so. Suicide's a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
  According to the CIAs online factbook https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/us.html, the life expectancy of the American male is 75.29 years.
The best way to relieve back pain caused by calcification is with  magnesium and sodium thiosulfate. Magnesium may even decrease  calcification.
Yes - try the Suave Advanced Therapy Moisturizer. It helps a lot, but ask a doctor first.
none. The highest is about 74 years old. In some of the countries not even that
As we get older, our ears get bigger (on average by 0.22 mm a year). In July 1993, 19 members of the south east Thames faculty of the Royal College of General Practitioners gathered at Bore Place, in Kent, to consider how best to encourage ordinary general practitioners to carry out research....
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A partner or child may have died.As people get older, they lose some of their physical or mental abilities. Things that they found simple to do or did without thinking when younger now can be difficult or impossible and they may need to depend on others. You can't imagine how difficult that can be....
Yes, People can live to be well over 100 years old.
The most deadliest thing in the world is mankind, who pollutes the atomosphere, kills without reason, takes every resource from the earth and puts nothing back.
  No. They are just called your wisdom teeth, and they don't effect anything like that that determines if you are wise or not.
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There are scholarships and grants for people who would like to  pursue a nursing degree. There may also be places of employment  that will pay for the degree.
  Some have colors that help them blend in to their surroundings. Others change colors to match their surroundings. Some swim very fast to escape the danger. Some fish swim in very tight schools to confuse other fish. Some fish hide in the rocks and plants so the bigger fish cant get to them....
The chemical communication system is the system that carries  chemicals throughout the body. This system includes small vessels  and organs.