Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
Devices, manned and unmanned, which are designed to be placed into an orbit about the Earth or into a trajectory to another celestial body. (NASA Thesaurus, 1988)
An independent Federal agency established in 1958. It conducts research for the solution of problems of flight within and outside the Earth's atmosphere and develops, constructs, tests, and operates aeronautical and space vehicles. (From U.S. Government Manual, 1993)
Travel beyond the earth's atmosphere.
A province of Canada on the Pacific coast. Its capital is Victoria. The name given in 1858 derives from the Columbia River which was named by the American captain Robert Gray for his ship Columbia which in turn was named for Columbus. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p178 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p81-2)
The writing of history; the principles, theory, and history of historical writing; the product of historical writing. (Webster, 3d ed)
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
An imbalance between myocardial functional requirements and the capacity of the CORONARY VESSELS to supply sufficient blood flow. It is a form of MYOCARDIAL ISCHEMIA (insufficient blood supply to the heart muscle) caused by a decreased capacity of the coronary vessels.
The hollow, muscular organ that maintains the circulation of the blood.
Pathological conditions involving the HEART including its structural and functional abnormalities.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
The process of leaving one's country to establish residence in a foreign country.
Increase, over a specific period of time, in the number of individuals living in a country or region.
People who leave their place of residence in one country and settle in a different country.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
The pattern of any process, or the interrelationship of phenomena, which affects growth or change within a population.
An enlarged THYROID GLAND with at least 50% of the gland situated behind the STERNUM. It is an unusual presentation of an intrathoracic goiter. Substernal goiters frequently cause compression on the TRACHEA leading to deviation, narrowing, and respiratory symptoms.
An activity in which the body advances at a slow to moderate pace by moving the feet in a coordinated fashion. This includes recreational walking, walking for fitness, and competitive race-walking.
Pathological processes of CORONARY ARTERIES that may derive from a congenital abnormality, atherosclerotic, or non-atherosclerotic cause.
An unpleasant sensation induced by noxious stimuli which are detected by NERVE ENDINGS of NOCICEPTIVE NEURONS.
The former British crown colony located off the southeast coast of China, comprised of Hong Kong Island, Kowloon Peninsula, and New Territories. The three sites were ceded to the British by the Chinese respectively in 1841, 1860, and 1898. Hong Kong reverted to China in July 1997. The name represents the Cantonese pronunciation of the Chinese xianggang, fragrant port, from xiang, perfume and gang, port or harbor, with reference to its currents sweetened by fresh water from a river west of it.
Any behavior associated with conflict between two individuals.
A quantitative measure of the frequency on average with which articles in a journal have been cited in a given period of time.
The temporal sequence of events that have occurred.
Behavior in defense of an area against another individual or individuals primarily of the same species.
Small metal or ceramic attachments used to fasten an arch wire. These attachments are soldered or welded to an orthodontic band or cemented directly onto the teeth. Bowles brackets, edgewise brackets, multiphase brackets, ribbon arch brackets, twin-wire brackets, and universal brackets are all types of orthodontic brackets.
A group of nine islands and several islets belonging to Portugal in the north Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Portugal. The islands are named after the acores, the Portuguese for goshawks, living there in abundance. (Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p102 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p42)
A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The standards may vary with age, sex, genetic or cultural background. In the BODY MASS INDEX, a BMI greater than 30.0 kg/m2 is considered obese, and a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2 is considered morbidly obese (MORBID OBESITY).
The gradual irreversible changes in structure and function of an organism that occur as a result of the passage of time.
The simultaneous use of multiple laboratory procedures for the detection of various diseases. These are usually performed on groups of people.
Pathological conditions involving the CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM including the HEART; the BLOOD VESSELS; or the PERICARDIUM.
Severe distortions in the development of many basic psychological functions that are not normal for any stage in development. These distortions are manifested in sustained social impairment, speech abnormalities, and peculiar motor movements.
A bibliographic database that includes MEDLINE as its primary subset. It is produced by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), part of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. PubMed, which is searchable through NLM's Web site, also includes access to additional citations to selected life sciences journals not in MEDLINE, and links to other resources such as the full-text of articles at participating publishers' Web sites, NCBI's molecular biology databases, and PubMed Central.
A disorder beginning in childhood. It is marked by the presence of markedly abnormal or impaired development in social interaction and communication and a markedly restricted repertoire of activity and interest. Manifestations of the disorder vary greatly depending on the developmental level and chronological age of the individual. (DSM-V)
A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.
"The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.
The premier bibliographic database of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. MEDLINE® (MEDLARS Online) is the primary subset of PUBMED and can be searched on NLM's Web site in PubMed or the NLM Gateway. MEDLINE references are indexed with MEDICAL SUBJECT HEADINGS (MeSH).
Disciplines concerned with the interrelationships of individuals in a social environment including social organizations and institutions. Includes Sociology and Anthropology.
The act of killing oneself.
Male-associated sex-specific social roles and behaviors unrelated to biologic function.
The unsuccessful attempt to kill oneself.
A telecommunication system combining the transmission of a document scanned at a transmitter, its reconstruction at a receiving station, and its duplication there by a copier.
The collection, writing, and editing of current interest material on topics related to biomedicine for presentation through the mass media, including newspapers, magazines, radio, or television, usually for a public audience such as health care consumers.
Publications printed and distributed daily, weekly, or at some other regular and usually short interval, containing news, articles of opinion (as editorials and letters), features, advertising, and announcements of current interest. (Webster's 3d ed)
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.
Injuries incurred during participation in competitive or non-competitive sports.
Acute and chronic (see also BRAIN INJURIES, CHRONIC) injuries to the brain, including the cerebral hemispheres, CEREBELLUM, and BRAIN STEM. Clinical manifestations depend on the nature of injury. Diffuse trauma to the brain is frequently associated with DIFFUSE AXONAL INJURY or COMA, POST-TRAUMATIC. Localized injuries may be associated with NEUROBEHAVIORAL MANIFESTATIONS; HEMIPARESIS, or other focal neurologic deficits.
An anatomic severity scale based on the Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) and developed specifically to score multiple traumatic injuries. It has been used as a predictor of mortality.
Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.
Accidents on streets, roads, and highways involving drivers, passengers, pedestrians, or vehicles. Traffic accidents refer to AUTOMOBILES (passenger cars, buses, and trucks), BICYCLING, and MOTORCYCLES but not OFF-ROAD MOTOR VEHICLES; RAILROADS nor snowmobiles.

Regional survey of femoral neck fractures. (1/47319)

In the South-west Thames Region 2619 patients (2105 women and 514 men) were discharged with a diagnosis of femoral neck fracture in 1974. The equivalent of a 250-bedded hospital was occupied throughout the year. The incidence, average length of stay, and mortality rate rose with increasing age and there were differences in these indices in the five health areas. These results confirm the enormous burden placed on the hospital service by patients with fracture of the femoral neck but suggest that differences in practice in the five areas may contribute to the size of the problem.  (+info)

Investigation of maturation requirements for Ostertagia ostertagi and Cooperia oncophora larvae. (2/47319)

Infection of parasite-free six to eight week old calves with doses of 50,000 mixed Ostertagia ostertagi and Cooperia oncophora larvae varying in age from seven to 42 days did not reveal a significant larval maturation requirement.  (+info)

Methoxyflurane nephropathy. (3/47319)

Investigations of methoxyflurane-induced nephrotoxicity in man have been extensively aided by the use of an animal model. To be of value the animal model must share similar metabolic pathways with man and have the same clinical manifestations of the diseases process. The Fischer 344 rat appears to meet these criteria. The predominant factors in the production of methoxyflurane nephrotoxicity appear to be high methoxyflurane dosage and serum inorganic fluoride concentration. It is likely that secondary factors include: (1) a high rate of methoxyflurane metabolism and sepsitivity of the kidney to inorganic fluoride toxicity: (2) concurrent treatment with other nephrotoxic drugs; (3) preexisting renal disease; (4) surgery of the urogenital tract, aorta, or renal vasculative; (5) repeat administration of methoxyflurane due to accumulation of inorganic fluoride and, perhaps, methoxyflurane induction of its own metabolism: and (6) concurrent treatment with enzyme-inducing drugs such as phenobarbital.  (+info)

Determination of human body burden baseline date of platinum through autopsy tissue analysis. (4/47319)

Results of analysis for platinum in 97 autopsy sets are presented. Analysis was performed by a specially developed emission spectrochemical method. Almost half of the individuals studied were found to have detectable platinum in one or more tissue samples. Platinum was found to be deposited in 13 of 21 tissue types investigated. Surprisingly high values were observed in subcutaneous fat, previously not considered to be a target site for platinum deposition. These data will serve as a human tissue platinum burden baseline in EPA's Catalyst Research Program.  (+info)

VEGF is required for growth and survival in neonatal mice. (5/47319)

We employed two independent approaches to inactivate the angiogenic protein VEGF in newborn mice: inducible, Cre-loxP- mediated gene targeting, or administration of mFlt(1-3)-IgG, a soluble VEGF receptor chimeric protein. Partial inhibition of VEGF achieved by inducible gene targeting resulted in increased mortality, stunted body growth and impaired organ development, most notably of the liver. Administration of mFlt(1-3)-IgG, which achieves a higher degree of VEGF inhibition, resulted in nearly complete growth arrest and lethality. Ultrastructural analysis documented alterations in endothelial and other cell types. Histological and biochemical changes consistent with liver and renal failure were observed. Endothelial cells isolated from the liver of mFlt(1-3)-IgG-treated neonates demonstrated an increased apoptotic index, indicating that VEGF is required not only for proliferation but also for survival of endothelial cells. However, such treatment resulted in less significant alterations as the animal matured, and the dependence on VEGF was eventually lost some time after the fourth postnatal week. Administration of mFlt(1-3)-IgG to juvenile mice failed to induce apoptosis in liver endothelial cells. Thus, VEGF is essential for growth and survival in early postnatal life. However, in the fully developed animal, VEGF is likely to be involved primarily in active angiogenesis processes such as corpus luteum development.  (+info)

Expression of Bcl-2 protein is decreased in colorectal adenocarcinomas with microsatellite instability. (6/47319)

Bcl-2 is known to inhibit apoptosis and is thought to play a role in colorectal tumour development. Studies of the promoter region of bcl-2 have indicated the presence of a p53 responsive element which downregulates bcl-2 expression. Since p53 is commonly mutated in colorectal cancers, but rarely in those tumours showing microsatellite instability (MSI), the aim of this study was to examine the relationship of bcl-2 protein expression to MSI, as well as to other clinicopathological and molecular variables, in colorectal adenocarcinomas. Expression of bcl-2 was analysed by immunohistochemistry in 71 colorectal cancers which had been previously assigned to three classes depending upon their levels of MSI. MSI-high tumours demonstrated instability in three or more of six microsatellite markers tested, MSI-low tumours in one or two of six, and MSI-null in none of six. Bcl-2 expression in tumours was quantified independently by two pathologists and assigned to one of five categories, with respect to the number of cells which showed positive staining: 0, up to 5%; 1, 6-25%; 2, 26-50%; 3, 51-75%; and 4, > or =76%. Bcl-2 negative tumours were defined as those with a score of 0. Bcl-2 protein expression was tested for association with clinicopathological stage, differentiation level, tumour site, age, sex, survival, evidence of p53 inactivation and MSI level. A significant association was found between bcl-2 expression and patient survival (P = 0.012, Gehan Wilcoxon test). Further, a significant reciprocal relationship was found between bcl-2 expression and the presence of MSI (P = 0.012, Wilcoxon rank sum test). We conclude that bcl-2 expressing colorectal cancers are more likely to be MSI-null, and to be associated with improved patient survival.  (+info)

Accelerated accumulation of somatic mutations in mice deficient in the nucleotide excision repair gene XPA. (7/47319)

Inheritable mutations in nucleotide excision repair (NER) genes cause cancer-prone human disorders, such as xeroderma pigmentosum, which are also characterized by symptoms of accelerated ageing. To study the impact of NER deficiency on mutation accumulation in vivo, mutant frequencies have been determined in liver and brain of 2-16 month old NER deficient XPA-/-, lacZ hybrid mice. While mutant frequencies in liver of 2-month old XPA-/-, lacZ mice were comparable to XPA+/-, lacZ and the lacZ parental strain animals, by 4 months of age mutant frequencies in the XPA-deficient mice were significantly increased by a factor of two and increased further until the age of 16 months. In brain, mutant frequencies were not found to increase with age. These results show that a deficiency in the NER gene XPA causes an accelerated accumulation of somatic mutations in liver but not in brain. This is in keeping with a higher incidence of spontaneous liver tumors reported earlier for XPA-/- mice after about 15 months of age.  (+info)

Dietary intake and practices in the Hong Kong Chinese population. (8/47319)

OBJECTIVES: To examine dietary intake and practices of the adult Hong Kong Chinese population to provide a basis for future public health recommendations with regard to prevention of certain chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, hypertension, and osteoporosis. PARTICIPANTS: Age and sex stratified random sample of the Hong Kong Chinese population aged 25 to 74 years (500 men, 510 women). METHOD: A food frequency method over a one week period was used for nutrient quantification, and a separate questionnaire was used for assessment of dietary habits. Information was obtained by interview. RESULTS: Men had higher intakes of energy and higher nutrient density of vitamin D, monounsaturated fatty acids and cholesterol, but lower nutrient density of protein, many vitamins, calcium, iron, copper, and polyunsaturated fatty acids. There was an age related decrease in energy intake and other nutrients except for vitamin C, sodium, potassium, and percentage of total calorie from carbohydrate, which all increased with age. Approximately 50% of the population had a cholesterol intake of < or = 300 mg; 60% had a fat intake < or = 30% of total energy; and 85% had a percentage of energy from saturated fats < or = 10%; criteria considered desirable for cardiovascular health. Seventy eight per cent of the population had sodium intake values in the range shown to be associated with the age related rise in blood pressure with age. Mean calcium intake was lower than the FAO/WHO recommendations. The awareness of the value of wholemeal bread and polyunsaturated fat spreads was lower in this population compared with that in Australia. There was a marked difference in types of cooking oil compared with Singaporeans, the latter using more coconut/palm/mixed vegetable oils. CONCLUSION: Although the current intake pattern for cardiovascular health for fat, saturated fatty acid, and cholesterol fall within the recommended range for over 50% of the population, follow up surveys to monitor the pattern would be needed. Decreasing salt consumption, increasing calcium intake, and increasing the awareness of the health value of fibre may all be beneficial in the context of chronic disease prevention.  (+info)

Appropriate self-care has an important role in improving the life level of diabetics and it has been proven that perceived barriers is one of the most contributory factors on the success self-carein diabetes. Thus, this study aimed to develop a scale for evaluating perceived barriers for self-care in middle-aged patients with ...
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Following the classical way, we can assert that normal GFR values are largely over 60 mL/min/1.73 m2 in healthy subjects, at least before the age of 70 years. However, we know that GFR physiologically decreases with age, and in adults older than 70 years, values below 60 mL/min/1.73 m2 could be considered normal ...
Illustration Works/Getty Images). The rich arent just getting richer, but wealthy older Americans are noticeably better-off than their counterparts from three decades ago in several areas like income, employment, home ownership and housing values.. It may be no surprise that older Americans are wealthier than younger ones. But a new study from Pew Research Center analyzed the economic well-being of current older and younger adults to those in the past and found that the age-based wealth gap skyrocketed 47:1 in 2009 compared to 10:1 in 1984.. In 2009, the median net worth of households headed by adults aged 65 and older was 42 percent more than the same age group in 1984. In contrast, the net worth of households headed by an adult under 35 in 2009 was 68 percent less than the same age group in 1984.. These age-based gaps widened significantly during the sour economy of recent years, but all key trends are several decades old, indicating that they are also linked to long-term demographic, social ...
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Cardiovascular diseases amount for up to 7 lakh deaths in America per year. Taking care to prevent heart attacks and strokes becomes the immediate issue to look after, especially after it has been increasing at an alarming rate and has victimized people from various age groups. Heart diseases are caused due to increased risks of stress and depression, smoking and alcohol consumption, and consumption of food which has high amount of cholesterols, especially junk food ...
Three ICSS standards used to calculate age-standardized survival for cancer sites in adults. Plus age variables and population weights for each standard.
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Probably because when treating it as continuous they only look for linear regression.. When categorizing in buckets, they probably do an ANOVA. This technique posits that the average does vary per category exactly as measured, and asks the question: If I tell you the category, how much is the variance of your data reduced? If the variance falls a lot (relatively to what it was), it means theres a statistically significant effect between the category and your variable.. And, in their defense, they cant really go fishing for different continuous relationships once they have the data, as thatd reduce their statistical power.. Of interest too is the number of adjustable parameters of the model:. If instead of four age categories you use, say, four hundred, you end up splitting each doctor into one category. The predictive power of that model is greatest, with very good statistical significance, but you have achieved no insight at all.. Similarly when taking age as continuous; if instead of a ...
When a very old patient is admitted to the ICU, we note that age is a risk factor for poor outcomes from virtually every disease. However, reaching an advanced age also says something about the characteristics of the patient, which we may forget.. It is a truism that upon reaching middle age or thereabouts, most patients stop behaving like their calendar age, medically speaking, and start to instead resemble their state of health. There are 50-year-olds who look 100, and 90-year-olds who look 70. We understand this, and when we admit a 60-year-old man with chronic diseases of multiple organs, we acknowledge they have nothing in common with a person of the same age who still runs marathons. Indeed, most of those comorbid individuals do not survive to extreme old age; there are not many 90-year-olds with uncontrolled diabetes, CHF, renal failure, and so on.. Consider the consequences of this. In many ways, very elderly patients (over 85, say-certainly in their 90s and above) are the healthiest ...
Remember that study where scientists put blood from young mice into old mice and it reversed aging? Research has begun on humans.
NOTICE TO USERS: As of September 2, 2020, this data file includes the following age groups in addition to the age groups that are routinely included: 0-17, 18-29, 30-49, and 50-64. The new age groups are consistent with categories used across CDC COVID-19 surveillance pages. When analyzing the file, the user should make sure to select only the desired age groups. Summing across all age categories provided will result in double counting deaths from certain age groups ...
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With over one million drivers over the age of 80 in the UK (and 122 centenarians), why does age still affect the cost of car insurance - for young and old?
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BACKGROUND: Nearly all studies have suggested that the use of oral contraceptives (OC) is not associated with the aggregate risk of breast cancer diagnosed in women aged 20-54 years. Because of age-specific differences in the breast cancer-parity relationship and because of age-specific differences in other breast cancer risk factors, the Centers for Disease Control reexamined data from the Cancer and Steroid Hormone Study (CASH) to assess whether OC use has different effects on the risk of breast cancer at different ages of diagnosis. METHODS: This population-based case-control study was designed to examine the relationship between the use of OC and the risk of breast, ovarian, and endometrial cancer. CASH was conducted in eight geographic areas in the United States during 1980-1982. All participants were interviewed at home with a pretested standardized questionnaire including a calendar of life events and a photograph book of all pills marketed in the United States. RESULTS: We found that the
The increasing number of the elderly in Indonesia as a result of the success of development has led to increasing problems in the elderly group whose natural life journey will experience an old age with all its limitations, especially in the health problems of the elderly who suffer from disabilities compared to younger people. The situation is also added that the elderly usually suffer from a variety of physiological disorders that are chronic, and biological aspect, psychological aspect, socio economic aspect will experience setback. The empowerment of elderly group is an effort to give power or strength so that elderly have independence, especially in aspects of intellectual ability, and aspects Physical, the empowerment of the elderly is done by improving ability through education. This study aims to analyze the influence of empowerment of the elderly group through health education on the independence of Activitiey Daily Living (ADL). The research design used quasi-experiment with the approach of
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Do dietary patterns in older age influence the development of cancer and cardiovascular disease: A longitudinal study of ageing. AU - Nobbs, Harriet. AU - Yaxley, Alison. AU - Thomas, Jolene. AU - Delaney, Christopher. AU - Koczwara, Bogda. AU - Luszcz, Mary. AU - Miller, Michelle. PY - 2016/4/1. Y1 - 2016/4/1. N2 - Background: The association between diet and cancer, and diet and cardiovascular disease (CVD) is well established in younger adults, however limited evidence exists to demonstrate that these associations persist for older adults, particularly in the context of dietary patterns. Aims: To investigate whether the dominant dietary patterns identified in a cohort of older adults are predictive of cancer or CVD development. Methods: This study was a secondary analysis of data from the Australian Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ALSA). The ALSA is a multi-dimensional population based study of human ageing which commenced in 1992 with 2087 participants aged 65 years or more. ...
This is a phase I, single-center, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind study, to evaluate safety, tolerability and immunogenicity of a recombinant SARS-CoV-2 vaccine (Sf9 cell) in Chinese healthy population aged 18 years and older. After randomization, the trial for each subject will last for approximately 13 months. Screening period is 1 week prior to randomization (Day -7 to Day -1), and each dose of either SARS-CoV-2 vaccine (Sf9 Cell) or placebo will be given intramuscularly (IM) on Day 0 and Day 28 for a two-dose regimen, or on Day 0, Day 14, and Day 28 for a three-dose regimen. Subjects who are ≥18 years old and ≤ 55 years old will be enrolled in adult group, and healthy elderly population who are >55 years old will be enrolled in elderly group. After adult group completes the follow-up 7 days after first vaccination, elderly group will be recruited. ...
Nowadays, both men and women are working together in their office. People may work in different fields like the manufacturing field as well as in the IT field. And they may also have many commitments and dreams in their life. People may have commitments like family commitments and various other commitments. And they may have dreams of buying a house, car, and also wanted to live a luxurious life. Some people may work in a reputed company and people may start a new business. People wanted to earn plenty of money. So, they used to work overtime in the office. Generally, people may get tired after completing their full-time job. If they want to work for an excess time then they need some energy. While drinking coffee people may get extra energy to work. People cannot carry flask along with them wherever they go. So, if there is a coffee maker in the office then it will be useful for the employees. You load water into the tank at the back. A siphon at the base sucks the water in and siphons it ...
We incorporated behavioral and computational modeling techniques to examine age-based differences in strategy use in two four-choice decision-making tasks. Healthy older (aged 60-82 years) and younger adults (aged 18-23 years) performed one of two decision-making tasks that differed in the degree to which rewards for each option depended on the choices made on previous trials. In the choice-independent task rewards for each choice were not affected by the sequence of previous choices that had been made. In contrast, in the choice-dependent task rewards for each option were based on how often each option had been chosen in the past. We compared the fits of a model that assumes the use of a win-stay-lose-shift (WSLS) heuristic to make decisions, to the fits of a reinforcement-learning (RL) model that compared expected reward values for each option to make decisions. Younger adults were best fit by the RL model, while older adults showed significantly more evidence of being best fit by the WSLS heuristic
Most of the couples are able to conceive within two years of unprotected regular sex. If you are not able to conceive even in two years, this is the case of infertility. In this case, it is necessary to consult some doctor or take some necessary steps that are required for getting pregnant.
Background: Acute lung injury (ALI) is a significant source of morbidity and mortality in critically ill patients. Age is a major determinant of clinical outcome in ALI. The increased ALI-associated mortality in the older population suggests that there are age-dependent alterations in the responses to pulmonary challenge. The objective of this observational study was to evaluate age-dependent differences in the acute (within 6 hours) immunological and physiological responses of the heart and lung, to pulmonary challenge, that could result in increased severity. Methods: Male C57Bl/6 mice (young: 2-3 months, old: 18-20 months) were challenged intratracheally with cell wall components from Gram-positive bacteria (lipoteichoic acid and peptidoglycan). After 6 hours, both biochemical and physiological consequences of the challenge were assessed. Alveolar infiltration of inflammatory cells and protein, airspace and blood cytokines, cardiac function and myocardial proteasome activity were determined. Results:
As said, these ordeal have a long history back to the 1950es. Certain communities or schools around the World seem to be selected to perform them on children and teens, and it all seems to be intertatioally coordinated. The purpose seems to be a thorrough surveillance of all aspects of the health and psychology of kids around the world. I grew up in Norway in Oslo in the 1960es and some schools in Oslo were participating in these ordeal, which I found rather pecular but did not think very much about it before many years later. Then I decided to find out if this still happens, and if it happens around the wurld, by inviting people to tell own stories. Mostly i use standardized polls, but with the opportunity for every respondents to tell with their own words ...
In a passive task participants recall material in the format in which it was presented, whereas in an active task they transform or manipulate the material. Experiment 1 describes an active visuo-spatial task that is vulnerable to the effects of ageing, and Experiment 2 shows that it is more sensitive to the effects of ageing than a passive task carried out concurrently using the same material. In Experiment 3, similar results were obtained using active and passive verbal tasks carried out concurrently using the same material. Finally, these findings were replicated in Experiment 4 using active and passive verbal and visuo-spatial tasks that were carried out in separate experimental conditions. It is concluded that effects of ageing show an earlier onset in tasks requiring active processing than in tasks requiring the passive storage of information.. ...
Discussion. The results showed that the most hypertension occurred at the age of 60-69 years, followed by elderly aged 70 years with a percentage of 32.4%. This age belongs to the elderly group, and the elderly group is at high risk. The age factor is one of the factors that play an important role in the incidence of hypertension. The older the people, the more changes in physical and biological. Changes that occur are part of the vulnerability, which becomes one of the predisposing factors for health status that becomes worse.8 The findings showed that many elderly people aged 60-69 years do an unbalanced lifestyle and still consume a lot of fat intake such as fried foods. Most of the elderly in the health center area highlighted that consuming fried foods have become a habit that cannot be avoided. Elderly have a habit of consuming excess fat, fast food, fatty foods and high cholesterol.9. Women have the largest proportion with the incidence of hypertension as many as 79 people (73.1%). This ...
Although one person may be diagnosed with more than one tumour, their death is only counted once in these statistics. The ONS rules around coding death certificates are used to determine which tumour is the cause of death in these cases. Some patients with cancer die for reasons not related to their cancer. These are not included in the mortality statistics.. Standardised rates are standardised according to an approximate 2013 European Standard Population. The five year age bands in the ESP are grouped into the age bands published on this tool to make a standard population for these age bands. Data presented are taken from the ONS Mortality Extract provided to the National Cancer Registration Service aligned with DR 2017.. ...
This study examined stopping and performance adjustments in four age groups (M ages: 8, 12, 21, and 76 years). All participants performed on three tasks, a standard two-choice task and the same task in which stop-signal trials were inserted requiring either the suppression of the response activated by the choice stimulus (global stop task) or the suppression of the response when one stop signal was presented but not when the other stop signal occurred (selective stop task). The results showed that global stopping was faster than selective stopping in all age groups. Global stopping matured more rapidly than selective stopping. The developmental gain in stopping was considerably more pronounced compared to the loss observed during senescence. All age groups slowed the response on trials without a stop signal in the stop task compared to trials in the choice task, the elderly in particular. In addition, all age groups slowed on trials following stop-signal trials, except the elderly who did not slow
Multiple methods exist for measuring how age influences the rate of visual information processing. The most advanced methods model the processing dynamics in a task in order to estimate processing rates independently of other factors that might be influenced by age, such as overall performance level and the time at which processing onsets. However, such modeling techniques have produced mixed evidence for age effects. Using a time-accuracy function (TAF) analysis, Kliegl, Mayr, and Krampe (1994) showed clear evidence for age effects on processing rate. In contrast, using the diffusion model to examine the dynamics of decision processes, Ratcliff and colleagues (e.g., Ratcliff, Thapar, & McKoon, 2006) found no evidence for age effects on processing rate across a range of tasks. Examination of these studies suggests that the number of display stimuli might account for the different findings. In three experiments we measured the precision of younger and older adults representations of target ...
Nice study that examines the relationship between with decreased ovarian reserve and age at menarche. The authors conclude that women with younger age at menarche are more likely to have lower age specific AMH levels. However, several other authors have published papers recently addressing this question with conflicting results ...
The increasing incidence of and interest in hepatitis in the last decade is clearly discernible from the constantly rising volume of literature on the subject. In the past several years we have encountered numerous cases of jaundice in various age groups in which the correct diagnosis became apparent after a brief survey, including various laboratory procedures in conjunction with a short period of clinical observation. In several cases, however, the history and the laboratory studies left the clinical picture sufficiently confused as to necessitate more involved diagnostic procedures, such as cholangiography, liver biopsy and even exploratory laparotomy.. These patients presented ...
Elderly male with a feeding tube inserted into his alimentary and has no…: Elderly male with a feeding tube inserted into his alimentary and has no gallbladder
An experiment was conducted to examine the effect of age on heart rate when an individual is subjected to a specific amount of exercise. Ten male subjects were randomly selected from four age groups: 10-19, 20-39, 40-59, and.
Four images, two girls - and a story. Its all in the mind; think about it. It was a hot day, the grass was very dry and they were both very thirsty, but Joanne and her small group had walked the pair all the way over to where the big, old, wooden... ...
The low number of incorrect identifications, combined with the absence of any correct ones probably means that the risk in the dataset is low enough to be considered suitable for open data. However, it might even be deemed too cautious with disclosure control being applied too strictly. The ideal situation is to have a fair number of incorrect identifications and very few (not necessarily nil) correct identifications. For this example it was decided to reattempt intruder testing, but to use eight age bands instead of four age bands; results are shown in Table A5.. The question is then one of risk appetite. The level of risk that one would normally take with an open dataset (and therefore to be publicly available) is usually very low. Always remember that it would be perfectly legal for an intruder or researcher to attempt to identify an individual and to claim to have made a correct identification. It is therefore important for a data provider to have a strategy in place for that instance. ...
Its not the age bands, writes Harold. Hes right. It isnt. I have no disagreement with what Harold wrote. However, I may be more open to additional
본 연구는 연령이 증가함에 따라 나타나는 지방대사의 변화에 대하여 식이내 단백질수준이 어떻게 영향을 미치는가를 관찰하고저 행하여졌다. 실험동물은 평균체중이 70.4±2.4g (생후 4주)과 287.1±6.3g(생후 5~6개월)인 Wistar종 수컷 흰쥐 48마리를 연령에 따라 어린군(Young Group)과 성숙한 군(Adult Group)으로 나누었고 각 연령군을 7%, 15%, 50%로 단백질 수준을 각각 달리하여 5주간 사육하였다. 본 실험의 결과들을 요약해 보면 다음과 같다. 체중 100g당 식이 섭취량과 단백질 효율은 연령의 차이없이 7% 단백질군이 50%단백질군에 비해 유의적으로 높았고 체중 증가량은 두 연령군 모두 50% 단백질군에서 가장 높았다. 지방의 흡수율은 성숙한 쥐가 어린쥐보다 약간 낮았고, 단백질수준이 증가할수록 각 연령군 모두에서 낮아졌다. 혈청내 총지방량, 총콜레스테롤 및 ...
Matsuzawa, T and Cinader, B, Polymorphism of age-dependent changes in the production of a thf helper factor. (1982). Subject Strain Bibliography 1982. 2609 ...
Offshore fishing is something folks of various age groups can take advantage of carrying out. Although, you should have a rudimentary comprehension of the action prior to practice it. These tips have all the assistance you have access to in control quickly. Individuals who want to sea food within a steady flow must toss upstream …
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With regard to the generational thing, Im not convinced there are any meaningful boundaries beyond 1965 or so. I mean, look at the graph on this page. It spikes around 1947, then stays high for ten years, then drops down to a low-lying plateau starting at about 1975 or so. From then on, its basically flat. I think this need to categorize people into specific age groups beyond that point is just trying to fit the facts into a preconceived idea of there being distinct generations, which seems unduly influenced by the boomers. If you come from a well-defined age cohort, you might assume there will always be well-defined age cohorts. To me, there are two main groups: boomers and post-boomers. And the only reason I would draw a distinction between those two groups is the outsize role the former has had on the economy, culture, and the media. Which has been frustrating to have to grow up with, but it makes me realize that someday my generation (loosely defined as those born between 1965 and 2000) ...
Meta-analysis can be used to examine differences in treatment effects across trials; however, the fact that randomised trials are included in meta-analyses does not mean that comparisons between trials are also randomised comparisons. Meta-analytic subgroup analyses, like subgroup analyses within trials, are prone to bias and need to be interpreted with caution. A more reliable way of assessing differences in treatment effects is to relate outcome to some underlying patient characteristic on a continuous, or ordered, scale. The underlying level of risk is a key variable which is often related to a given treatment effect, with patients at higher risk receiving more benefit then low risk patients. Individual patient data, rather than published summary statistics, are often required for meaningful subgroup analyses. ...
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Logically, you would think that younger men are likely to have healthier sperm but the difference between a 30-year-old and a 60-year-old man...
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Several brain regions in people with autism become enlarged earlier than usual during childhood and shrink too soon during adulthood, finds an eight-year imaging study.
To establish the number of new mutations a child inherits researchers sequence children and their parents and compare the genetic sequence - any change in the sequence that doesnt exist in either parent genome is a new mutation. To find out which parent the mutation comes from you need to sequence members of the next generation of the family ...
Feasibility and outcomes of modified enhanced recovery after surgery for nursing management of aged patients undergoing esophagectomy
Feasibility and outcomes of modified enhanced recovery after surgery for nursing management of aged patients undergoing esophagectomy
Majority of non-participants also say they would be more likely to participate in their employers retirement savings plan if the plan included a life style fund option (designed for individuals in specific age and income groups which automatically becomes more conservative as retirement nears) or a feature that automatically raises their contribution rate when they receive a pay raise ...
Young people may want more independence but not want to give up the support of their parents/carers just yet. This can mean sometimes feeling like an adult and sometimes feeling like a child. It may also mean they sometimes act impulsively and take risks. Parents/carers may worry when their child wants to go out on their own and act independently, because they are concerned about their safety and wellbeing. Adults may know first-hand or have heard of situations where young people have been taken advantage of. They are also probably aware of the risks some young people take and may have even taken these same risks themselves when they were growing up. This can lead to arguments between parents/carers who want to keep their child safe and the young person who wants independence. Young people and their parents/carers should try to sit down and work through these issues together. It is important for parents/carers to communicate openly with their child and to make sure their child knows they can ...
Your age keeps going up, but the youthfulness of your skin seems to be going downhill. Learn more how to care for your aging skin in The Skinny.
The Index page for the reference article: Lawrence D, Fagan P, Backinger CL, Gibson JT, Hartman A Cigarette smoking patterns among young adults aged 18-24 years in the United States Nicotine Tob Res 2007 9(6):687-97
Okay, not financial related but I feel like I need to yell at someone! I live here in California (which is half the problem) and fall under the 55 to 64 year-old group for vaccination. Problem is, its a total free for-all around here and literally anybody who wants a vaccine is getting one and no ones doing anything about it.
Domain age factor is something which is often taken into consideration whenever a domainer or a business owner decides to buy a particular name. The old is gold concept is very well applied to domain names. An aged domain is favored by SEOs as well as by search engines. This is the reason why aged good domain names sell for a good price in the aftermarket. Very few businesses are out there which are built on new domains - often, the aged domains are first considered for development.. Now, with the introduction of new gTLDs the domain space is going to expand massively. In this scenario, will the domain age factor lose its significance is a question which may be relative to think at this moment.. The new gTLDs will have no age upon their introduction and whoever may build their businesses around it is going to sacrifice the age factor along with many other factors such as dot com, traffic, etc. If this practice succeeds a new trend may emerge in which SEOs and even search engines will start to ...
It is a complete myth when people think that fitness can only be attained at a specific age. One could get fit at any age even if fitness was not a part of their routine when they were young
Diagnosis of the virus - one of the few curable viruses in the world - is through a PCR test and treatment is via oral medication for eight to 12 ...
No parent is prepared for a childs death. Parents are simply not supposed to outlive their children. It is important to remember that how long your child lived does not determine the size of your loss. The loss of a child is profound at every age.Parents of young children are intimately involved in their daily lives. Death changes every aspect of family life, often leaving an
For men working 1-15 hours per week, those aged 15-24 comprised the the largest share, with on average, more than 45%, with a peak of around 59% in May 1990. The distribution of the other employed men working 1-15 hours is spread relatively evenly across the other age groups, and has been relatively constant over the past 32 years (although there was an increase in the share of those aged 55 and over in the last ten years: from around 16% in 2000 to approximately 23% in 2010). Unlike men, for women there is no one particular age group which overwhelmingly contributes to those working 1-15 hours. The largest group are those aged 15-24, which has increased from 23% in February 1978 to 29% in July 2010. The proportion of employed women 55 and over working 1-15 hours per week has shown a similar pattern to men in the same age group, increasing steadily since 1995, from around 9% to approximately 17 ...
An updated global compilation of 377 new and previously published ages indicates that granitic pegmatites range in age from Mesoarchean to Neogene and have a semi-periodic age distribution. Undivided granitic pegmatites show twelve age maxima: 2913, 2687, 2501, 1853, 1379, 1174, 988, 525, 483, 391, 319, and 72 Ma. These peaks correspond broadly with various proxy records of supercontinent assembly, including the age distributions of granites, detrital zircon grains, and passive margins. Lithium-cesium-tantalum (LCT) pegmatites have a similar age distribution to the undivided granitic pegmatites, with maxima at 2638, 1800, 962, 529, 485, 371, 309, and 274 Ma. Lithium and Ta resources in LCT pegmatites are concentrated in the Archean and Phanerozoic. While there are some Li resources from the Proterozoic, the dominantly bimodal distribution of resources is particularly evident for Ta. This distribution is similar to that of orogenic gold deposits, and has been interpreted to reflect the ...
Targeted therapy is a cancer treatment that works by targeting specific genes or proteins to help stop cancer from growing and spreading. These genes and proteins are found in cancer cells or in cells related to cancer growth, like blood vessels. It may seem simple to use a drug that works specifically to your type of cancer, but targeted therapy is very complex. It is important to remember that a tumor may not always respond to a drug - each person and each tumor is different. Most people may also need surgery, chemotherapy, radiation or hormone therapy. Researchers are always in the process of developing more targeted drugs and West Cancer Center is at the forefront of research, targeted therapies, and clinical trials.. ...
Personal & Professional Development offers non-credit courses to the community so that everyone has the opportunity to upgrade skills, pursue new ones or explore a hobby in these special courses. All age groups are represented in these credit-free courses and are registered on a first-come, first-served basis. ...
The OS benefit associated with standard treatment diminished in patients older than 80 with high comorbidity scores, but other age groups fared better.
Age of first sexual intercourse[edit]. One study has several factors that influence the age of first sexual intercourse among ... Research shows that the age of US rape victims correlates slightly better with age of peak fertility than age of peak ... The age and status difference between the men involved, suggests that a dominance-submission dynamic was an important factor in ... 1 Factors influencing male sexual behaviour *1.1 Age of first sexual intercourse ...
Demographic and cultural factors[edit]. Age of voters[edit]. It has been argued that the result was caused by differential ... Presentational factors during the campaign[edit]. Misleading information[edit]. A "Vote Leave" poster in Omagh saying "We send ... According to Opinium, 64% of eligible people aged 18-24 voted, whereas 90% of eligible individuals over 65 voted.[20] It is ... Boris Johnson and cabinet minister Michael Gove became leading figures in the Leave Campaign is a factor considered to have ...
Age factor[edit]. In children, the outcome of distal radius fracture is usually very good with healing and return to normal ... Incidences in females outnumber incidences in males by a factor of three to two. Average age of occurrence is between 57 and 66 ... Indications for each depend on a variety of factors such as the patient's age, initial fracture displacement, and metaphyseal ... Ulnar styloid process fracture increases the risk of TFCC injury by a factor of 5:1. However, it is unclear whether intercarpal ...
2 Demographic factors *2.1 Age. *2.2 Sex. *2.3 Ethnicity and culture. *2.4 Marital status ... For every 100,000 individuals within an age group there are 0.9 suicides in ages 10-14, 6.9 among ages 15-19, and 12.7 among ... Age[edit]. In the United States, the peak age for suicide is early adulthood, with a smaller peak of incidence in the elderly.[ ... Fawcett J (2007). "Chapter 4. Acute risk factors for suicide: anxiety severity as a treatment modifiable risk factor". In ...
Non-modifiable risk factors of diabetic complications are type of diabetes, age of onset, and genetic factors, both protective ... Risk factors[edit]. Age[edit]. Type 2 diabetes in youth brings a much higher prevalence of complications like diabetic kidney ... risk factors such as age at diabetes onset, type of diabetes, gender and genetics play a role. Some genes appear to provide ... April 2011). "Coagulation Factors Evaluation in NIDDM Patients". American Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 1 (3 ...
Age factor[edit]. Research suggests that people younger than 40 years also show a reminiscence bump.[23] It was initially ... The younger group (ages 20-42) showed the usual increase in memories during the reminiscence bump while the older group (ages ... 4) the age estimates for negative events had higher standard deviation than age estimates for positive and neutral events, ... If the brain damage was present at the age of 10, the individual may not remember anything from between the age of 10 and 30 ...
Risk factors[edit]. Risk factors associated with gingivitis include the following: *age ...
Influencing factors[edit]. Age. With age, cognitive function decreases and decision-making ability decreases. Generally ... Factors that impact other social group behaviours also affect group decisions. For example, groups high in cohesion, in ... "Decision Making: Factors that Influence Decision Making, Heuristics Used, and Decision Outcomes". Inquiries Journal/Student ... Group members rely too heavily on decision-making factors that seem meaningful but are, in fact, more or less misleading.. See ...
Risk factors[edit]. *Advanced age. *constipation. *a diet that is low in dietary fiber (although this claim is controversial) ... Approximately 50% of people over the age of 60 and 70% of people over the age of 80 have diverticulosis.[1] This disease is ... Diverticula are uncommon before the age of 40, and increase in incidence beyond that age.[5] Rates are lower in Africa which ... It is common in Western countries with about half of those over the age of 60 in Canada and the United States affected.[4] ...
Risk factors[edit]. Hypertension, or abnormally high blood pressure, often signifies an elevated level of both psychological ... Increased age. *Abnormal body height. *History of cardiovascular disease (CV). *Abnormal ANP levels ... Additional factors that may contribute to spontaneous premature atrial contractions could be:[4] ... "Atrial fibrillation: hypertension as a causative agent, risk factor for complications, and potential therapeutic target". The ...
Risk factors[edit]. Acquired[edit]. *Older age[7]. *Major surgery, orthopedic surgery,[8] neurosurgery[9] ... ratio of 4.3 among male individuals 20 to 29 years of age and 5.5 among female individuals 10 to 19 years of age).[24] ... 2012). "Elevated factor VIII levels and risk of venous thrombosis". Br J Haematol. 157 (6): 653-63. doi:10.1111/j.1365- ... Adjusted for age and calendar year. † = Unadjusted ratio calculated based on the data provided. Source: [25] ...
Risk factors[edit]. Acquired[edit]. *Older age[5]. *Major surgery and orthopedic surgery[6] ... The factor V protein is mutated in carriers of factor V Leiden, which is the most common inherited DVT risk factor.[16] ... ratio of 4.3 among male individuals 20 to 29 years of age and 5.5 among female individuals 10 to 19 years of age).[20] ... 2012). "Elevated factor VIII levels and risk of venous thrombosis". Br J Haematol. 157 (6): 653-63. doi:10.1111/j.1365- ...
Other factors that can affect a woman's chances of conceiving include being overweight or underweight,[54] or her age as female ... small for gestational age (SGA) babies, low birthweight (LBW) babies or preterm deliveries, must be factored. (...) However, ... For women aged 38, however, only about 77%. The effect of age upon men's fertility is less clear.[68] ... General factors *Diabetes mellitus,[35][36] thyroid disorders,[37] undiagnosed and untreated coeliac disease,[38][39][40][41] ...
Risk factors for pancreatic adenocarcinoma include:[2][6][11][35] *Age, sex, and ethnicity; the risk of developing pancreatic ... Most cases occur after age 65,[6] while cases before age 40 are uncommon. The disease is slightly more common in men than women ... While long-standing diabetes is a known risk factor for pancreatic cancer (see Risk factors), the cancer can itself cause ... Risk factors. Tobacco smoking, obesity, diabetes, certain rare genetic conditions[2]. Diagnostic method. Medical imaging, blood ...
Biological Risk Factors[edit]. Some common biological risk factors include: *Age of either parent *Adolescent parents * ... Further information: Paternal age, Maternal age effect, and Pregnancy over age 50 ... Caused by: Unknown, but risk factors include smoking, advanced maternal age, and prior surgery or trauma to the fallopian tubes ... General risk factors[edit]. Factors increasing the risk (to either the pregnant individual, the fetus/es, or both) of pregnancy ...
age 18+. age 18+. *Distance from the donor hospital As donated lungs should be transplanted into the recipient within four to ... Factors in calculating the LAS[edit]. There are many factors that are used to calculate the lung allocation score: *diagnosis ... Age of donor The donated lung or lungs must be large enough to adequately oxygenate the patient, but small enough to fit within ... A lung from a 16-year-old donor would first be offered to the person in the age group 12-17 with the highest lung allocation ...
... the definition of an event depends on several factors (e.g., patient's age) and account for this variability through a multi- ... Yaggi HK, Concato J, Kernan WN, Lichtman JH, Brass LM, Mohsenin V (November 2005). "Obstructive sleep apnea as a risk factor ... The risk of OSA rises with increasing body weight, active smoking and age. In addition, patients with diabetes or "borderline" ... Sleep apnea may be diagnosed by the evaluation of symptoms, risk factors and observation, (e.g., excessive daytime sleepiness ...
Age over 40[1]. Causes. Unclear[1]. Risk factors. Family history, obesity, type 2 diabetes, not enough exercise, erectile ... About 105 million people are affected globally.[3] BPH typically begins after the age of 40.[1] Half of males age 50 and over ... While the prevalence rate is 2.7% for men aged 45-49, it increases to 24% by the age of 80 years.[82] ... Benign prostatic hyperplasia is an age-related disease. Misrepair-accumulation aging theory[32][33] suggests that development ...
... old age at onset, a more advanced disease state and presence of swallowing problems are all mortality risk factors. On the ... Muhammad Ali at the World Economic Forum in Davos, at the age of 64. He had shown signs of parkinsonism from the age of 38 ... Many risk factors and protective factors have been proposed, sometimes in relation to theories concerning possible mechanisms ... The mean age of onset is around 60 years, although 5-10% of cases, classified as young onset PD, begin between the ages of 20 ...
Risk factors[edit]. Stress can be created by influences such as work, school, peers or co-workers, family and death. Other ... However, this link does lessen with age. The major mechanism by which higher education plays a role on reducing stress in men ... and these effects persist throughout the aging process, not just immediately after receiving education. ... influences vary by age. People under constant distress are more likely to become sick, mentally or physically. There is a clear ...
Poor prognostic factors include: age , 40 years upon diagnosis, extensive colitis, severe colitis on endoscopy, prior ... Environmental factors[edit]. Many hypotheses have been raised for environmental factors contributing to the pathogenesis of ... Genetic factors[edit]. A genetic component to the cause of UC can be hypothesized based on aggregation of UC in families, ... Age. Usual onset between 15 and 30 years[34]. Peak incidence between. 15 and 25 years ...
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Some of the factors in virtual reality sickness are listed below: Age: Susceptibility to motion sickness is highest between the ... age, and gender for an older driver assessment study". Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. ... In more recent research, there is some disagreement as to whether gender or sex is a clear factor in susceptibility to virtual ... It then decreases rapidly until about age 21, and continues to decrease more slowly after that. It has been suggested that ...
The most common risk factors are obesity and older age.[1] Other risk factors include major trauma, scoliosis, and certain ... Obesity and age-related changes to the diaphragm are also general risk factors. ... Incidence of hiatal hernias increases with age; approximately 60% of individuals aged 50 or older have a hiatal hernia.[16] Of ... or the person is over 50 years of age.[1] ... Risk factors. Obesity, older age, major trauma[1]. Diagnostic ...
Factors influencing drug induced hepatotoxicity[10] *Age. *Ethnicity and race. *Gender. *Nutritional status ... Nitric oxide also plays a role in inducing toxicity.[12] The risk of liver injury is influenced by several factors including ... Other poor predictors of outcome are old age, female sex, high AST.[48][49] ...
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Race is a risk factor in the United States. Hispanics, especially those under the age of 20, are at the highest risk for ... Inherited and environmental factors[4]. Risk factors. Smoking, family history, ionizing radiation, some chemicals, prior ... The exact cause of leukemia is unknown.[4] A combination of genetic factors and environmental (non-inherited) factors are ... Table 1.4: Age-Adjusted SEER Incidence and U.S. Death Rates and 5-Year Relative Survival Rates By Primary Cancer Site, Sex and ...
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These last two are both important factors influencing bone development.[27]. Environmental factorsEdit. Environmental factors ... Most surgeons will not intervene until after the age of six months due to the heightened risk which blood loss poses before ... Biomechanical factorsEdit. Biomechanical factors include fetal head constraint during pregnancy.[27] It has been found by Jacob ... Fibroblast growth factor and fibroblast growth factor receptors regulate fetal bone growth and are expressed in cranial sutures ...
Cell-intrinsic transforming growth factor-beta signaling mediates virus-specific CD8+ T cell deletion and viral persistence in ... The role of the thymus in immune reconstitution in aging, bone marrow transplantation, and HIV-1 infection. Annual Review of ...
Before its peak in 1618, trade increased by a factor of 20 from 1491. This factor is evident when looking at the tonnage of ... Large parts of the Vistula Basin were occupied by the Iron Age Lusatian and Przeworsk cultures in the first millennium BC. ...
... is not a risk factor for mortality in persons older than 70 years and risks from statin drugs are more increased after age 85.[ ...
While some of these factors are under personal control, such as diet and obesity, other factors are not, such as increasing age ... Lifestyle factors are important to the development of type 2 diabetes, including obesity and being overweight (defined by a ... Dietary factors also influence the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Consumption of sugar-sweetened drinks in excess is ... The development of type 2 diabetes is caused by a combination of lifestyle and genetic factors.[25][28] ...
The Age. *^ Kautsky, Karl (April 1901). "Trades Unions and Socialism". International Socialist Review. 1 (10). Retrieved 27 ... Trade unionism in the United Kingdom was a major factor in some of the economic crises during the 1960s and the 1970s, ... Historical legitimacy is one of the negative factors that determine low associational power.[17] ...
"Railway Age. Archived from the original on 19 June 2020.. *^ "Orkney Islands Council Marine services - ship to ship transfers" ... Carbon offset emission factors handbook: Specified Gas Emitters Regulation (PDF), 2015, retrieved 2018-03-15. ... "India trucking into gas age as govt clears norms for LNG stations". Archived from the original on 27 August 2017. Retrieved 27 ... Engine displacement is an important factor in the power of an internal combustion engine. Thus a 2000cc engine would typically ...
The size of an animal is also a factor in determining diet type (Allen's rule). Since small mammals have a high ratio of heat- ... Their diet is still limited, however, because most babies lack molars or canines at this age, and often have a limited number ... Between 8 and 12 months of age, the digestive system improves, and many babies begin eating finger foods. ...
Dreuillet C, Tillit J, Kress M, Ernoult-Lange M. In vivo and in vitro interaction between human transcription factor MOK2 and ... The role of lamins and mutations of LMNA gene in physiological and premature aging]. Postepy Biochem. 2007, 53 (1): 46-52. PMID ... Emerin interacts in vitro with the splicing-associated factor, YT521-B. Eur. J. Biochem. June 2003, 270 (11): 2459-66. PMID ... Scaffidi P, Misteli T. Reversal of the cellular phenotype in the premature aging disease Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome. ...
Ankerberg, John; Weldon, John (1996). New Age Medicine, Encyclopedia of New Age Beliefs. p. 470-508. ISBN 9781565071605. .. ... Other factors. There are also reasons why a placebo treatment group may outperform a "no-treatment" group in a test which are ... The New Age of Alternative Medicine, Why New Age Medicine Is Catching On, Claudia Wallis, Time Magazine, 11-4-1991, [3] ... Social factors. Authors have speculated on the socio-cultural and psychological reasons for the appeal of alternative medicines ...
The classification factors are often useful in determining a sample's environment of deposition. An example of clastic ... Conglomerates are common in stratigraphic successions of most, if not all ages but only make up one percent or less, by weight ... While grain size, clast and cementing material (matrix) composition, and texture are important factors when regarding ...
Risk factors. Contoh. Heart disease - Smoking; high blood pressure; high cholesterol; obesity; family history (genetics). Kata ... Diabetes (Type 2) - Family history; obesity; sedentary lifestyle; age over 45. Kata. opsional. ... Cause of the disease (if known). Try to separate from risk factors, although some overlap is common. ...
de Waal, Frans (2009). The Age of Empathy: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society. New York: Harmony Books. p. 149.. ... Some nests are lost to predators, but an important factor causing nestling mortality is starvation. Magpie eggs hatch ... The maximum age recorded for a magpie is 21 years and 8 months for a bird from near Coventry in England that was ringed in 1925 ...
During aging, there is a gradual decrease in the ability to maintain skeletal muscle function and mass. This condition is ... Another factor that contributes to the sustaining of muscle strength in hibernating bears is the occurrence of periodic ... More research is needed to determine the precise effects of HMB on muscle strength and function in this age group. Since the ... The equivalent nitrogen content (in gram) of urea (in mmol) can be estimated by the conversion factor 0.028 g/mmol. Furthermore ...
James Brown, the self-proclaimed Godfather of Soul, dies of pneumonia at age 73. -mysid☎ 09:22, 25 December 2006 (UTC) ... Body count is only one factor - but I made separate points (1) he has a low body count, (2) he's not a notable serial killer ( ... also note that in the modern age there are many more events so the accumulation records will be broken again and again. eg, Don ...
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A Vital Legacy: Biological and Environmental Research in the Atomic Age, U.S. Department of Energy, The Office of Biological ... One of the factors most responsible for the acceptance of positron imaging was the development of radiopharmaceuticals. In ... March 1999). "In vivo mapping of cerebral acetylcholinesterase activity in aging and Alzheimer's disease". Neurology. 52 (4): ... and preliminary assessment of sensitivity to aging effects on dopamine D-2/D-3 receptors". Synapse. 46 (3): 170-88. doi:10.1002 ...
As a causal factor in pathologyEdit. Sensitization has been implied as a causal or maintaining mechanism in a wide range of ... They have shown that IgE levels are at their greatest before 10 years of age and fall vastly until one reaches 30.[15] There is ... a b Croner S (1992). "Prediction and detection of allergy development: influence of genetic and environmental factors". J. ... De Swert LF (1999). "Risk factors for allergy". Eur. J. Pediatr. 158 (2): 89-94. doi:10.1007/s004310051024. PMID 10048601. ...
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Sejersted and Adams and Daly, Francis and Madeleine and Richard (2011). The Age of Social Democracy: Norway and Sweden in the ... In such a setting, information problems are not serious, and engineers rather than economists can resolve the issue of factor ... p. 13: "Under socialism, by definition, it (private property and factor markets) would be eliminated. There would then be ... to organize production and to allocate factor inputs. On the other hand, the economic surplus accrues to society at large ...
... many factors such as the size of nostril, the size of the lesion, and the preferences of the surgeon cause the selection of one ... Women aged 45-70 years have a significantly higher mortality rate than men.[19] Moreover, the disease shows a progressive ... most women affected were between the ages of 50 and 60 years. The prevalence of hypertension, and abnormalities in glucose ...
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International Wildfowl Inquiry Volume i Factors Affecting the General Status of Wild Geese and Wild Duck. Cambridge University ... Mallards of all ages (but especially young ones) and in all locations must contend with a wide diversity of predators including ... Sandilands, Al (2011). Birds of Ontario: Habitat Requirements, Limiting Factors, and Status: Volume 1-Nonpasserines: Loons ... The mallard is omnivorous and very flexible in its choice of food.[61] Its diet may vary based on several factors, including ...
Age (before). America. Atlantic Europe. Maghreb. Mediterranean Europe. Central Europe 10,000 years. Flandrian interglacial. ... caused by other factors such as disease and overhunting by humans.[16][17] New research suggests that the extinction of the ... "old age of the stone" or "Old Stone Age". ... Christopher L. C. E. Witcombe, "Women in the Stone Age", in the ... "First Wine? Archaeologist Traces Drink to Stone Age". National Geographic News. Retrieved 2008-02-03.. ...
John Ankerberg, John Weldon (1996), Encyclopedia of New Age Beliefs: The New Age Movement, p. 343, ISBN 9781565071605. ... whose appearance may otherwise vary depending on the particular school and other factors. ... In New Age, the mandala is a diagram, chart or geometric pattern that represents the cosmos metaphysically or symbolically; a ... This Mayan symbology has even made its way into New Age symbolism as the Dreamspell calendar, developed by José Argüelles. ...
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Amplification factor hFE, βF (transistor beta)[74] or gm (transconductance). ... The invention of the transistor & the birth of the information age. *. Warnes, Lionel (1998). Analogue and Digital Electronics ... These parameters will vary with an increase in temperature, electric field, impurity level, strain, and sundry other factors. ... paving the way for the digital age.[66] The US Patent and Trademark Office calls it a "groundbreaking invention that ...
Age is one factor that may help distinguish between these disorders. Skin disorders such as perioral dermatitis and keratosis ... High levels of growth hormone (GH) and insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) are also associated with worsened acne.[42] Both ... Acne usually improves around the age of 20 but may persist into adulthood.[75] Permanent physical scarring may occur.[20] There ... These gene candidates include certain variations in tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha), IL-1 alpha, and CYP1A1 genes, ...
In fact, the aging process is the biggest risk factor for breast cancer. Thats because the longer we live, there are more ... While you cant stop the aging process, you can make lifestyle choices that can keep your risk as low as it can be:. * ... And as we age, our bodies are less capable of repairing genetic damage. ...
... including a persons age and potential exposure to radiation. Learn more about these factors here. ... There are many risk factors for multiple myeloma, ... Biological factors. Black people are more likely to develop ... Socioeconomic factors. Studies state that socioeconomic status is a major risk factor. for many types of cancer. Marginalized ... There are several risk factors linked to multiple myeloma, including age, genetics, obesity, radiation exposure, and other ...
Study Title: Age-Specific Risk Factors for Advanced Stage Colorectal Cancer, 1981-2013. CME Questions. *You are seeing a 45- ... Suggested citation for this article: Moore KJ, Sussman DA, Koru-Sengul T. Age-Specific Risk Factors for Advanced Stage ... We identified significant age-specific risk factors for advanced stage CRC presentation. With CRC incidence on the rise among ... Multivariable logistic regression models for all patients and by age group were fitted to identify risk factors for advanced ...
... though there are a variety of other risk factors and pre-existing conditions that could increase susceptibility. ... However, there are other factors that patients claim could be a potential cause or influencing factor to their malignant ... Mesothelioma Causes & Risk Factors. Mesothelioma is a rare and deadly cancer caused by the inhalation of asbestos fibers. When ... Age: Elderly and Mesothelioma. One common misconception of mesothelioma is that it occurs only in the elderly. 91% of those ...
It was the oldest shuttle in an old fleet. But as NASA tries to sort out what caused Columbia to disintegrate over Texas, experts said it was no more troublesome than any other of the complex spacecraft. Dennis R. Jenkins, a former shuttle engineer and historian of the program, said: There were a lot of early issues, but she was the first vehicle and she got repaired. Some of the issues included a tendency for the ceramic heat tiles to fall off the shuttle's skin.
Texas law does not allow us to presume incapacity only because of age. The jury thought that the brokers actions were ... premack/article/Prepare-before-age-and-infirmity-become-factors-11197555.php ... Still, both age and infirmity are conditions that raise legal uncertainties. Actually, Texas law does not allow us to presume ... The Guardian claimed the stockbroker should know, because of Cairns age alone, that she would not understand the transaction. ...
... years of age. Girl fatalities were most common among victims ,6 years of age, and the proportion significantly decreased as age ... Age-Based Risk Factors for Pediatric ATV-Related Fatalities. Gerene M. Denning, Karisa K. Harland, Charles A. Jennissen ... 6 years of age had a significantly lower proportion of helmeted riders than other age groups. This was largely because the age ... Younger age has been identified as an independent risk factor for all-terrain vehicle (ATV)-related injuries. Since the mid- ...
Patients with age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, progressively lose their central vision and find it harder to see ... Risk factors. Figures for 2010 showed that in the United States, AMD affected 2.1 percent of people aged over 40 years. Among ... According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), key factors that appear to play a role include:. Age: The risk ... Other factors may include:. * Dietary fat: Studies indicate that those who consume a lot of saturated fats are more at risk of ...
THE IMPORTANCE of various risk factors for coronary heart disease differs depending on a persons age, Irish doctors have found ... Heart disease risk factors depend on age, study finds. Tue, Sep 2, 2008, 01:00. ... THE IMPORTANCE of various risk factors for coronary heart disease differs depending on a persons age, Irish doctors have found ... looked at the effect of risk factors in a sub group of patients who were aged over 65. ...
... stroke and aging that is also a positive regulatory element in neuronal development. Whereas in all the... ... Perez-Polo J.R. (1990) Role of Trophic Factors in Neuronal Aging. In: Lauder J.M., Privat A., Giacobini E., Timiras P.S., ... Perez-Polo, J.R., Apffel, L., Werrbach-Perez, K., 1986, Role of CNS and PNS trophic factors on free radical mediated aging ... Agranoff, B.W., 1984, Lipid peroxidation and membrane aging. Neurobiol. of Aging, 5: 337-338.CrossRefGoogle Scholar ...
Aging, i.e. a decline in the growth rate of the native population, has an expansionary effect on immigration. This immigration ... In this note we analyze how aging affects immigration policy. We set up a dynamic political-economy model of representative ... "Aging, Factor Returns, and Immigration Policy," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 58(5), ... "Demographics and Factor Flows - A Political Economy Approach," Ruhr Economic Papers 299, RWI - Leibniz-Institut für ...
Sex, age and shock-intensity as factors in passive avoidance.. Van Oyen HG, Van De Poll NE, De Bruin JP. ... Sex, age and shock-intensity were studied in a step-through passive avoidance test. In adult rats (140 days) males showed more ...
... and demographic factors acting throughout life, analysis of data from a nested case-control study show ... Change in lung function between youth and middle age is influenced by multiple physical, medical, ... Analysis of this sample revealed that factors predicting lower FEV1 at age 14 included: *Childhood history of severe ... Regression analysis identified these factors as predictive of a greater decline (or a smaller increase) in FEV1 between ages 14 ...
... some risk factors put young women at a higher risk for getting breast cancer at a young age. ... In addition to the risk factors all women face, ... Risk Factors for Breast Cancer at a Young Age. ... One in 10 women diagnosed with breast cancer are under the age of 45. Learn about the risk factors for early onset breast ... In addition to the risk factors all women face, some risk factors put young women at a higher risk for getting breast cancer at ...
... obviously in response to speculation that Republicans can take advantage of HRCs relatively advanced age (she would be, if ... Geoffrey Skelley of Larry Sabatos Crystal Ball has some interesting data on age as a factor in presidential elections, ... Geoffrey Skelley of Larry Sabatos Crystal Ball has some interesting data on age as a factor in presidential elections, ... This factor might be strengthened if her opponent is a much younger man who is perceived as not having yet paid his dues. After ...
The confirmed maternal risk factors include short stature, low weight, Indian or Asian ethnicity, nulliparity, mother born SGA ... There are many established risk factors for babies who are small for gestational age (SGA) by population birth weight centiles ... Risk factors for small for gestational age infants Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2009 Dec;23(6):779-93. doi: 10.1016/j. ... There are many established risk factors for babies who are small for gestational age (SGA) by population birth weight centiles ...
After adjusting for other factors that may influence risk, including smoking, age, sex and vitamin C intake, those in the group ... Of the 681 men, 222 (average age 75.9 years) had intermediate or late-stage AMD and 459 (average age 74.5 years) had no AMD or ... Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) occurs when the macula, the area at the back of the retina that produces the sharpest ... "Age-related macular degeneration is a common eye disease in older persons, smoking is a common avoidable behavior and dietary ...
Learn more about the age of onset for type 2 diabetes. Discover the diabetes risk factors for adults, teens, and children. Also ... Risk factors affecting children. For people under the age of 18, testing for diabetes should occur if the child is greater than ... In 2015, adults aged 45 to 64 were the most diagnosed age group for diabetes. New cases of both type 1 and type 2 diabetes in ... Age at the time of diagnosis. Middle-aged and older adults are still at the highest risk for developing type 2 diabetes. ...
... grandparent and dad with CAD at age 55. They both were smoking and had high chol. + blood pressure. Had my most recent stress ...
... and secure a hat-trick of Hong Kong titles at the age of 48 years and 318 days. ...
The brains of middle-age adults may be aging prematurely if they have obesity or other factors linked to cardiovascular disease ... The brains of middle-age adults may be aging prematurely if they have obesity or other factors linked to cardiovascular disease ... home/alzheimers center/ alzheimers a-z list/ obesity, other factors speed up brain aging article ... "With the aging of the U.S. population," Wylie-Rosett said, "could a campaign to promote healthy eating and physical activity ...
... ... So, how do we make the most of the human factor in our business ... There are three key actions companies can take to foster a nimble culture where the human factor can thrive and help them ... But creating an atmosphere that encourages new ideas and embraces failure as a learning experience enables the human factor by ... Its critical that companies fully understand, even in the digital age of artificial intelligence (AI), robotic process ...
Many older adults have sleep problems that can be caused by aging. But other issues contribute to the prevalence of sleep ... Many people experience a circadian rhythm shift as they age, such that they awaken earlier in the morning and do not feel they ... Many older adults have sleep problems that can be caused by aging. But other issues contribute to the prevalence of sleep ... Later in life, there also tend to be other factors that undermine good sleep quality, Neubauer said. ...
Factors associated with age of diagnosis among children with autism spectrum disorders.. Mandell DS1, Novak MM, Zubritsky CD. ... The average age of diagnosis increased 0.2 years for each year of age. Rural children received a diagnosis 0.4 years later than ... Factors Associated With Age of Diagnosis Among Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders ... Few studies have identified factors that may delay diagnosis. This study attempted to identify these factors among a community ...
Number Of Factors Raising Suicide Risk In Middle-Aged Men. by editor ... Researchers in the UK are suggesting that suicide rates among middle-aged males are climbing after years of dropping off. ... The report further found that rapid social change has left middle aged men as a "buffer generation", caught between the "stiff- ... Rory O´Connor, professor from the University of Stirling, suggested the shift could be partially explained by an aging ...
Increasing age is a strong independent risk factor for both hypo- and hypernatremia. Gender is not an important risk factor for ... Increasing age is a strong independent risk factor for both hypo- and hypernatremia. Gender is not an important risk factor for ... Age and gender as risk factors for hyponatremia and hypernatremia Clin Chim Acta. 2003 Nov;337(1-2):169-72. doi: 10.1016/j.cccn ... Background: This study assesses gender and age as independent risk factors for hypo- and hypernatremia and describes the ...
Understanding the differences among drivers in different gender and age categories is crucial to preventing serious injuries, ... Age, Gender Major Factors in Severity of Auto-Accident Injuries. by VR Sreeraman on January 6, 2007 at 8:33 PM General Health ... "Because the factors that affect how severely you are going to be injured vary depending on your age and gender, a better ... "It is reasonably well known that age and gender have an effect on the likelihood of an accident, but the influence that age and ...
The risk of death from all causes increases exponentially after the age of 40 and doubles approximately every 8 years, stated ... Aging and Chronic Diseases Share Genetic Factors. by Colleen Fleiss on February 1, 2019 at 3:56 AM ... This is why healthspan can be used as a natural proxy for investigation of the genetic factors controlling the rate of aging, ... The global population aged 60 or over is growing faster than all younger age groups and faces the tide of chronic diseases ...
So I was wondering if there was an age multiplying factor to apply to these values.. Im heading off to the gym this morning ... Performance Standards and age factor. Ask or answer questions, discuss and express your views. ... I dont know of any formula that would allow you to adjust for age. There are some strength atheletes your age and older who ... I dont dare do the Press or the Clean as I am worried about lower back problems (age, eh?).. The bad news is that I still need ...
  • What is age-related macular degeneration (AMD)? (
  • Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) affects a person's central vision. (
  • Eating fish frequently may be associated with decreased chances of developing age-related macular degeneration, while smoking nearly doubles the risk for this common cause of vision loss and hormone therapy appears to have no effect, according to three articles in the July issue of Archives of Ophthalmology, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. (
  • Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) occurs when the macula, the area at the back of the retina that produces the sharpest vision, begins to deteriorate. (
  • Neovascular age-related macular degeneration (nAMD) and polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV) are important vision-threatening diseases worldwide. (
  • Laude A, Cackett PD, Vithana EN, Yeo IY, Wong D, Koh AH, Wong TY, Aung T (2010) Polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy and neovascular age-related macular degeneration: same or different disease? (
  • Hatz K, Prunte C (2014) Polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy in Caucasian patients with presumed neovascular age-related macular degeneration and poor ranibizumab response. (
  • Age-Related Eye Disease Study Research Group (2000) Risk factors associated with age-related macular degeneration. (
  • Current smokers have a two-to-three times higher risk for developing age-related macular degeneration than people have who never smoked. (
  • Whites are much more likely to lose vision from age-related macular degeneration than are Blacks or African-Americans. (
  • While not all types of macular degeneration are hereditary, certain genes have been strongly associated with a person's risk of age-related macular degeneration, and genetic predisposition may account for half the cases of age-related macular degeneration in this country. (
  • Studies indicate that your chances of developing age-related macular degeneration are three to four times higher if you have a parent, child, or sibling with macular degeneration. (
  • Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a major cause of blindness in the elderly. (
  • On the other hand, if you consume pesticide-ridden foods, regularly apply bath and beauty products that are laced with harmful chemicals, skip out on sleep and meals, don't exercise, poorly manage stress - you are out of sync with nature - with the Tao - you will age you fast and give diseases prime opportunity to strike in your body. (
  • AMD and cardiovascular disease (CVD) share some common risk factors. (
  • Researchers have hypothesized that many of the risk factors for cardiovascular disease, including atherosclerosis or blocked arteries, may also contribute to the development of AMD, possibly by affecting blood flow to the eye. (
  • THURSDAY, Nov. 21, 2019 (American Heart Association News) -- The brains of middle-age adults may be aging prematurely if they have obesity or other factors linked to cardiovascular disease , new research has found. (
  • Even after the researchers accounted for other risk factors for dementia - including smoking , diabetes and cardiovascular disease - they still found that the odds for the condition were lower among those with a positive attitude toward aging. (
  • Most cardiovascular diseases can be prevented by addressing behavioral risk factors, the understanding of these risk factors, their mechanisms and impact on the cardiovascular system. (
  • Whereas the first module focuses on different physiological aspects of the heart and the cardiovascular system, the second module considers several external risk factors which can cause a myocardial infarction. (
  • age-dependent cardiovascular disease as well as cerebrovascular disease. (
  • Calorie restriction caused a 47-percent reduction in levels of C-reactive protein, an inflammatory factor linked to cardiovascular disease. (
  • Calorie restriction significantly lowered several cardiovascular risk factors compared to the control group - average blood pressure fell by 4%, total cholesterol dropped 6%, and levels of HDL cholesterol increased. (
  • Increasing age is associated with greater morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular disease. (
  • The effects of systolic blood pressure (SBP), serum total cholesterol (TC), fasting plasma glucose (FPG), and body mass index (BMI) on the risk of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) have been established in epidemiological studies, but consistent estimates of effect sizes by age and sex are not available. (
  • It's well documented that certain factors increase your risk of dying from cardiovascular disease. (
  • Now a report published Wednesday in The New England Journal of Medicine shows that these risk factors alone are responsible for your cardiovascular destiny, and that having just one can up your risk considerably. (
  • Regardless of how old you are, male or female, white or black, what decade you were born in, your cardiovascular destiny is determined by those risk factors," study author Dr. Donald Lloyd-Jones said. (
  • As a consequence of aging, the typical chronic diseases of the body and brain such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, hypertension, and Alzheimer's disease (AD) will claim more and more precious human resources. (
  • Aging, i.e. a decline in the growth rate of the native population, has an expansionary effect on immigration. (
  • And total lifetime cigarettes smoked predicted greater decline in FEV 1 between ages 14 and 50 years ( P =0.007), the researchers reported in the January issue of Chest . (
  • However, it has been unclear whether these influences are limited to early life, or whether later factors also contribute to accelerated respiratory decline in middle age. (
  • This subclinical brain aging may precede clinically visible decline, but it's unclear if these findings affect daily functioning," Angoff said. (
  • Introduction The language ability is known to decline across the life span and it has been shown that aging in healthy speakers compromises language comprehension in three main aspects: processing speed, inhibition of irrelevant information and working memory (Myerson et al. (
  • In the psycholinguistic literature, the decline of language ability with aging has been studied at the syntactic, phonological and semantic level. (
  • Dr. Karen Rodrigue is particularly interested in knowing how such health factors as hypertension and diabetes contribute to brain aging and cognitive decline. (
  • Rodrigue is particularly interested in knowing how such health factors as hypertension and diabetes contribute to brain aging and cognitive decline, because these conditions are both prevalent in older adults, and amenable to prevention and treatment. (
  • Though the mechanisms remain to be determined, "the good news from this report is that neural stem cells in the aging brain do not undergo irreversible decline and can respond to a favourable environment," Ransohoff wrote. (
  • The skin is a hormone-dependent organ, and the decline of hormonal secretions during menopause accelerates skin aging. (
  • I get it, there is a lot of information out there about this topic, and although it is true that ovarian reserve (how many eggs you have left in your ovaries) does decline with age, that is not the entire picture. (
  • Aging can generally be defined as a progressive decline in the efficiency of biochemical and physiological processes after the reproductive phase of life. (
  • Aging , decreased blood flow and diseases like Alzheimer's can lead to a smaller brain. (
  • Aging doubles your risks of chronic diseases every 8 years and there are genes responsible for that, said researchers. (
  • The global population aged 60 or over is growing faster than all younger age groups and faces the tide of chronic diseases threatening their quality of life and posing challenges to healthcare and economy systems. (
  • By analyzing the dynamics of disease incidence in the clinical data available from UKB, we observed that the risks of age-related diseases grow exponentially with age and double at a rate compatible with the Gompertz mortality law. (
  • This close relation between the most prevalent chronic diseases and mortality suggests that their risks could be driven by the same process, that is aging. (
  • At least three genetic loci were associated with risk of multiple diseases and healthspan at the same time and therefore could form the genetic signature of aging. (
  • In the current publication, researchers tested the effects of three monthly ProLon cycles on metabolic markers and risk factors associated with aging and age‐related diseases. (
  • Rodrigue's focus on the interactions between normal mechanisms of cognitive aging and various diseases that may impact those mechanisms holds great promise for clarifying some of the most complex and least understood patterns of aging, said Dr. Bert Moore, dean of BBS. (
  • However, the researchers found calorie restriction modified risk factors for age-related diseases and influenced indicators associated with longer life span, such as blood pressure, cholesterol, and insulin resistance. (
  • It has been shown to increase longevity and delay the progression of a number of age-related diseases in multiple animal studies. (
  • Called Comprehensive Assessment of Long-term Effects of Reducing Intake of Energy (CALERIE), the randomized trial was funded by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) and the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, both part of NIH. (
  • The study found that this calorie restriction intervention did not produce significant effects on the pre-specified primary metabolic endpoints, but it did modify several risk factors for age-related diseases. (
  • It is encouraging to find positive effects when we test interventions that might affect diseases and declines associated with advancing age," notes NIA Director Richard J. Hodes, M.D. "However, we need to learn much more about the health consequences of this type of intervention in healthy people before considering dietary recommendations. (
  • For effective treatment, the risk factors for the diseases merit investigation. (
  • Sustained calorie restriction in humans has been shown to modify risk factors for age-related diseases and influence indicators associated with longer life span. (
  • However, results did show that calorie restriction modified some risk factors for age-related diseases and influenced indicators associated with longer life span. (
  • Although the major metabolic risk factors for these diseases have been characterized in epidemiological studies, consistent measurements of their effects by age, sex and region are not available. (
  • And catabolic aging is related to chronic diseases. (
  • Once we thought that our genetics were set in stone and that age related diseases (or any disease for that matter) would happen to us because we had the gene for it. (
  • Like many other chronic diseases, AMD is caused by a combination of genetic and environmental risk factors. (
  • Older age, showing signs of sepsis on admission, underlying diseases like high blood pressure and diabetes, and the prolonged use of noninvasive ventilation were important factors in the deaths of these patients. (
  • In fact, the aging process is the biggest risk factor for breast cancer. (
  • Younger age has been identified as an independent risk factor for all-terrain vehicle (ATV)-related injuries. (
  • But Prof Ian Graham, consultant cardiologist at Tallaght emphasised that smoking remains a potent risk factor for developing coronary artery disease throughout a person's life. (
  • These lifestyle and risk factor results clearly demonstrate a challenging gap between what is recommended in the guidelines, based on scientific evidence, and what is achieved in daily practice in high risk individuals," Prof de Backer said. (
  • Having a history of prediabetes is an important risk factor. (
  • Increasing age is a strong independent risk factor for both hypo- and hypernatremia. (
  • Gender is not an important risk factor for disturbances of serum Na concentration. (
  • However, obesity is a major additional risk factor that was not highlighted in data from China.They suspect that reduced lung function or inflammation associated with obesity may play a role. (
  • But considering that there are no treatments that can cure dementia (or even do much to slow it down), researchers are eager to spot any risk factor that people can actually change. (
  • to either aging or to the concomitant risk factor. (
  • Anything that increases your risk of getting a disease is called a risk factor. (
  • Having a risk factor does not mean that you will get cancer. (
  • Determine the risk factors involved in toxoplasmosis transmission and determine whether pregnancy is a risk factor for toxoplasmosis infection. (
  • Previous gestations were also analyzed as a possible risk factor. (
  • Pregnant women living under unfavorable environmental conditions had an approximately two times increased risk of being infected for each risk factor (contact with host animals, presence of vehicles of oocyst transmission). (
  • Previous pregnancy was the risk factor that had the strongest influence on acquiring toxoplasmosis (variance analysis and statistical balancing). (
  • We pooled all data to estimate relative risks (RRs) for each risk factor and examined effect modification by age or other factors, using random effects models. (
  • Each metabolic risk factor was robustly related to CVD. (
  • For all risk factors, proportional effects declined with age, were generally consistent by sex, and differed by region in only a few age groups for certain risk factor-disease pairs. (
  • One clear risk factor for Parkinson's disease is age. (
  • A release from the publisher quotes corresponding author Dr. Sara Macdonald as saying, "Age is an increasingly important risk factor for cancer. (
  • Women with dense breasts are at higher risk to develop breast cancer than other women, but the age of a woman and body fat, especially in the upper belly, may also be a risk factor, according to a study conducted at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine published recently in European Radiology . (
  • Learn about the risk factors for early onset breast cancer and find out what to do if you think you may be at risk. (
  • Learn what you can do to prevent or delay its onset, no matter your age. (
  • Even among young adults of the same age, on the same program, some will progress faster or slower than predicted (and/or be stronger or weaker at the onset). (
  • RESULTS -Approximately 29% of the index patients were diagnosed with type 2 diabetes at ≤35 years of age (hereby defined as early-onset). (
  • CONCLUSIONS -Our data indicate that both familial (possibly genetic) and metabolic factors affect the age of onset of type 2 diabetes in the Chinese population. (
  • In the present study, we further investigated the influences of both parental and metabolic factors on onset age of type 2 diabetes. (
  • Patterns of onset age among successive generations in families segregating type 2 diabetes were also examined. (
  • The loss or diminution of JPFs after a given stage of postnatal development or at time of sexual maturity may contribute to the onset of deleterious aging changes (e.g., compromised stem cell function and reparative capacity) across adulthood. (
  • However, Parkinson's disease can also be diagnosed in patients who are under the age of 50, in which case it is referred to as young-onset Parkinson's disease. (
  • In very rare cases, Parkinson's disease can begin before the age of 20, in which case it is referred to as juvenile-onset Parkinson's disease and is usually due to a genetic inheritance. (
  • The average age of the onset of the disease is 60 years, and the incidence rises significantly with increasing age. (
  • However, about 5-10 percent of people with Parkinson's disease have an "early-onset" of the disease, which begins before the age of 50. (
  • Young age at onset, female gender, relapsing/remitting course, and sensitive or visual disturbances as initial symptoms are considered favourable prognostic factors. (
  • Conversely, late age at onset, male gender, progressive course, and pyramidal or cerebellar symptoms at the first episode predict an unfavourable evolution. (
  • However, researchers have identified a variety of other risk factors that can increase the risk of developing mesotehlioma, like a history of smoking. (
  • Researchers used magnetic resonance imaging and tests of thinking skills to evaluate more than 2,100 women and men ages 37 to 55. (
  • Differences in MRI and cognitive test results may reflect early, subtle signs of an aging brain, the researchers said. (
  • Researchers in the UK are suggesting that suicide rates among middle-aged males are climbing after years of dropping off. (
  • Understanding the differences among drivers in different gender and age categories is crucial to preventing serious injuries, said researchers in a new study showing stark statistical differences in traffic-accident injuries depending on the gender and age of drivers. (
  • To better understand the underlying biology behind healthspan -- the healthy period of life before the first chronic disease manifestation -- the scientists from Gero and MIPT collaborated with the researchers from PolyOmica, the University of Edinburgh and other institutes to analyze genetic data and medical histories of over 300,000 people aged 37 to 73 made available by UK Biobank. (
  • To find out genetic factors associated with human healthspan, the researchers studied the genomes of 300,477 British individuals. (
  • The researchers also found strong genetic correlations between healthspan and conditions such as obesity, type 2 diabetes, coronary artery disease, and sociodemographic factors including parental age at death, smoking and education level. (
  • London, May 23 : Researchers have found that age, male sex, obesity, and underlying illness have emerged as risk factors for severe COVID-19 or death in the UK. (
  • The average age of patients in the study was 73 years, and more men (12,068) were admitted to the hospital than women (8,065).Besides increasing age, and underlying heart, lung, liver and kidney disease - factors already known to cause poor outcomes - the researchers found that obesity and gender were key factors associated with the need for higher levels of care and a higher risk of death in hospital. (
  • In fact, the researchers said, a positive attitude toward aging could essentially erase the handicap associated with carrying a risky variant of the APOE gene. (
  • Both of the differences remained statistically significant after the researchers controlled for age, sex, educational history, initial cognitive performance, health conditions and other factors that influence dementia risk. (
  • Study involving researchers from Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences in Krems identifies factors which affect postoperative progression of rare brain tumour in adults. (
  • Today in Nature, researchers led by Tony Wyss-Coray at Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, confirm what has been playfully called the "vampire principle": Young blood rejuvenates older mice, while old blood contains factors that age the brains of young mice, suppressing neurogenesis. (
  • The researchers traced the neuron bust in young mice to blood-borne factors from the older animals-in particular, the chemokine eotaxin (also known as CCL11), which plays a role in allergic responses. (
  • Plasma CCL11 increases with age in both mice and humans, the researchers found. (
  • Our immune system does not shut down with age, according to a new study led by McMaster University researchers. (
  • Researchers at McMaster, University of Toronto and the University of Pennsylvania examined individuals, younger than 40, between 41 to 59 years of age and older than 60, infected with three different viruses, including West Nile, and found the older group demonstrated perfectly normal immune responses. (
  • Three researchers each read the articles and extracted factors. (
  • Excess weight or obesity , together with linked factors - such as high blood pressure and high cholesterol levels - appear to add to the risk. (
  • For young adults, SPD and higher federal poverty level (FPL) were associated with an increased risk of heart disease while for middle-aged adults, SPD, past smoking, lack of physical activity, obesity, male, and unemployment were associated with an increased risk of heart disease. (
  • In addition, infants born large for gestational age (LGA) have an increased lifetime risk of obesity, diabetes, and chronic disease. (
  • Middle-aged and older adults are still at the highest risk for developing type 2 diabetes. (
  • In 2015, adults aged 45 to 64 were the most diagnosed age group for diabetes. (
  • According to the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study, 5,300 people from ages 10 to 19 were diagnosed with type 2 diabetes between 2011 and 2012. (
  • A 2012 study published in the ADA Journal Diabetes Care considered the potential future number of diabetes cases in people under the age of 20. (
  • The study found that, at current rates, the number of people under the age of 20 with type 2 diabetes could increase by up to 49 percent by 2050. (
  • For people under the age of 18, testing for diabetes should occur if the child is greater than the 85th percentile for weight or height or over 120 percent of the ideal weight for their height. (
  • Almost one-quarter of adults have metabolic syndrome , a set of factors that in combination amplify a person's risk of heart disease , diabetes , stroke and other illnesses. (
  • These injuries, which have been linked to early Alzheimer's disease , result from blood vessel abnormalities and may be due to risk factors such as high blood pressure and diabetes, Angoff said. (
  • It shows that the most prevalent chronic conditions such as cancer, diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, stroke, dementia, and some others apparently share the common underlying mechanism that is aging itself. (
  • This module not only discusses the risks such as aging, smoking, hypertension, lipids and diabetes, but also explains which preventive measures can be employed to minimize the risk of a heart attack, for example, by focusing on physical exercise to increase life expectancy and the personal health. (
  • Pregnancy complication gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is more likely among mothers who are advanced in age and overweight, a maternal and newborn health study has revealed. (
  • An analysis of the interrelationship between maternal age, body mass index and racial origin in the development of gestational diabetes mellitus , published in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology , also discovered racial variations. (
  • It is important that clinicians are aware of all the contributing factors as gestational diabetes can result in adverse perinatal outcomes. (
  • While the impact of diabetes and blood pressure on disease progression decreased with aging, dyslipidemia continued to be a strong predictor for disease progression (table). (
  • OBJECTIVE -To examine the factors predicting age at diagnosis of type 2 diabetes in Hong Kong Chinese. (
  • RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS -The relationships between age at diagnosis and parental history of diabetes as well as an array of clinical and metabolic factors were examined using a hospital clinic-based diabetes registry involving 3,414 index patients with type 2 diabetes. (
  • and a positive paternal as well as maternal history of diabetes predicted younger age at diagnosis. (
  • Predictors for younger age at diagnosis in the male patients were higher HbA 1c and sBP and a positive paternal history of diabetes. (
  • In a recent segregation study involving 2,310 index patients, we observed the evidence for familial clustering, maternal influence, a male sex-specific paternal effect, and an association between younger age at diagnosis and a positive parental history of diabetes ( 5 ). (
  • The RRs for 5 kg/m 2 higher BMI for ages 55-64 ranged from 2.32 (2.04-2.63) for diabetes, to 1.44 (1.40-1.48) for IHD. (
  • Our results provide robust, comparable and precise estimates of the effects of major metabolic risk factors on CVD and diabetes by age group. (
  • Catabolic aging compromises older skin further through the impact of a specific chronic disease, such as diabetes, hypothyroidism, cancer or infection. (
  • Let's say a 45-year-old man comes into a doctor's office with zero risk factors: His cholesterol level is less than 180, his blood pressure is less than 120 over 80, he doesn't smoke and he doesn't have diabetes. (
  • Concerns for the infant who is large for gestational age (LGA) stem mainly from a perceived "continuum of risk" associated with infants of mothers who have diabetes. (
  • Common risk factors for men and women that can be controlled or treated include high blood pressure, diabetes, cigarette smoking, diet, physical activity and heart disease. (
  • We hope that our work will eventually help to produce novel diagnostic tools in the field of genetics of aging and to shape the target space for future therapeutics against aging. (
  • Intrinsic, chronological aging reflects the passage of time from gravity and genetics. (
  • Some risk factors for Parkinson's disease include genetics, exposure to environmental toxins, a chemical imbalance in the body and inflammation of tissues in the nervous system. (
  • 16 years of age at 12 times the risk of older adults. (
  • It affects older adults and is a major cause of partial blindness among people aged 50 years and over. (
  • Many older adults have sleep problems that can be caused by aging. (
  • Most strength standards are geared toward high school and college atheletes, so they aren't as useful for middle-aged and older adults. (
  • Stressing that children are not "miniature adults," a divided U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday held that the police must consider a juvenile suspect's age in deciding whether the child is in custody and must be given Miranda warnings. (
  • Older adults with a negative outlook about old age were more likely to develop dementia, a new study finds. (
  • In the four years after joining the study, 4.6% of the adults with negative beliefs about aging went on to develop dementia. (
  • Among those with an e4 variant of the APOE gene, 6.14% of adults with negative beliefs about aging developed dementia, compared with 2.7% of those with positive beliefs. (
  • Age and older adults are largely obscured in media representations of cancer, according to a study published in April 2018 in the open access journal BMC Public Health . (
  • Yet, the importance of age is rarely addressed in stories about cancer and older adults are significantly under-represented. (
  • A population of 3684 adults (43-86 years of age at baseline) living in Beaver Dam, Wis, studied at baseline and 5 years later. (
  • Purpose: To provide an overview of factors influencing the acceptance of electronic technologies that support aging in place by community-dwelling older adults. (
  • Inclusion criteria were as follows: (1) original and peer-reviewed research, (2) qualitative, quantitative or mixed methods research, (3) research in which participants are community-dwelling older adults aged 60 years or older, and (4) research aimed at investigating factors that influence the intention to use or the actual use of electronic technology for aging in place. (
  • and characteristics of older adults (e.g., desire to age in place). (
  • However, post-implementation research on technology acceptance by community-dwelling older adults is scarce and most of the factors in this review have not been tested by using quantitative methods. (
  • This 100-participant landmark clinical study stems from over two decades of molecular, animal, and clinical testing at USC's Valter Longo laboratory under the sponsorship of the National Institute of Aging and the National Cancer Institute of the NIH. (
  • Compared with men, the average FEV 1 in women declined by 35.4% after age 14, which may be explained by the fact that girls typically reach their peak FEV 1 at a younger age, with boys generally having a large amount of growth remaining at age 14. (
  • Although AMD may occur earlier, studies indicate that people over age 60 are at greater risk than those in younger age groups. (
  • Zhu explained in a press release that women with the densest breasts tended to be of younger age and have a lean body, both factors aligned with lower breast cancer risk. (
  • The risk increases after the age of 60 years. (
  • According to Gompertz mortality law, the risk of death from all causes increases exponentially after the age of 40 and doubles approximately every 8 years , explains Peter Fedichev, founder and CSO of Gero. (
  • The incidence of infection increases with age, and several studies have shown higher prevalence among women at childbearing age, although children are more exposed to the sources of transmission of this parasite [2]. (
  • We looked at print media coverage two time periods - 2003-04 and 2013-14 - because we hypothesized that as life expectancy increases, age would grow in importance in media representations of cancer but we found the opposite. (
  • WATCHING WASHINGTON, RAILWAY AGE JANUARY 2020 ISSUE: When Mexico's President Porfirio Diaz lamented more than a century ago of his nation being "so far from God and so close to the United States," he hadn't contemplated the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), which demonstrably enhances efficiency, encourages innovation, increases consumer purchasing power, makes a wider assortment of goods available and raises standards of living. (
  • METHODS: Standardized protocols for refraction and determination of iris color, administration of a questionnaire, and slitlamp and retroillumination photographs of the lenses to determine cataract type and stereoscopic color fundus photographs to determine presence and severity of age-related maculopathy. (
  • Those aged younger than 50 years were significantly more likely to have advanced stage CRC compared with those aged 50 or older. (
  • Injuries were shown to be more likely for middle-aged women who drive during daytime hours, drive while under the influence of alcohol or drive while ill, while the same factors did not significantly influence the injury levels of middle-aged male drivers. (
  • The FDA also says that the number of companies using factoring and invoice discounting rose by 13% during 1997, and that FDA members collected their clients' debts in an average of 60 days - significantly better than the national average. (
  • Factoring can therefore be self-financing, with the added benefit of providing not only cashflow, but also funding which will enable the business to grow significantly - much faster than would otherwise have been the case. (
  • A new study finds that older Americans with negative beliefs about aging were significantly more likely to develop dementia than their peers who embraced their senior years with zeal. (
  • Among white European women, those over the age of 30 were at a significantly higher risk of developing GDM than females between 20 and 24 years old, while teenage mothers were the only group to be substantially less likely to suffer from the condition. (
  • Significantly, it's why Haverty, now retired and age 75, was enshrined in the National Railroad Hall of Fame in 2012, and was the 2001 Railway Age "Railroader of the Year. (
  • Some studies indicate that high-energy visible light and ultraviolet (UV) light, including sun exposure, may be a contributory factor, but other studies do not. (
  • Univariate analysis had also suggested that lower social class at birth, lower height at age 14, current smoking, and occupational exposure to dust or fumes were associated with a decrease in FEV 1 between 14 and 50 years, but these associations did not remain after adjustment for factors such as sex and height. (
  • A study in Australia could not relate exposure of women presenting seroconversion to any known risk factors [21]. (
  • Population-based risk assessment requires data on population exposure to risk factors and on the magnitude of their effects on different disease outcomes [2] , [3] . (
  • Extrinsic aging, due to chronic exposure to solar ultraviolet irradiation (photoaging) and smoking, leads to deep and coarse wrinkles, mottled hyperpigmentation and reduced skin elasticity. (
  • Facial skin bears the accumulation of lifelong sun exposure, which is responsible for 80% of the effects of facial skin aging. (
  • Reproductive breast cancer risk factors are hypothesized to act by increasing exposure of the breast to endogenous estrogens, but few studies have quantitatively examined the association of these risk factors with breast tissue composition. (
  • 5 DNA damage, exposure to toxins, irradiation, and activation of oncogenes (genetic material that carries the ability to induce cancer) also cause cell aging and death in healthy cells. (
  • This study assesses gender and age as independent risk factors for hypo- and hypernatremia and describes the prevalence of hypo- and hypernatremia in different population groups. (
  • Patients were divided into 2 age groups: younger than 50 years and 50 years or older. (
  • The current study was designed to determine the major contributors to ATV-related deaths among pediatric age groups and included older teens as a separate group for analysis. (
  • She and her colleagues found that estimating cardiac risk thresholds for older people was less appropriate than using the Score system in people aged 40-65. (
  • The condition affects approximately 30 percent of Americans age 75 years and older, with 6 to 8 percent developing advanced cases, according to background information in one of the articles. (
  • M.B.B.S., M.P.H., Westmead Millennium Institute and Vision Co-operative Research Centre, Syndney, Australia, and colleagues examined the association between dietary fat intake and AMD risk in 2,895 Australians age 49 years or older, beginning in 1992-1994. (
  • Vehicles carrying one or more passengers at the time of the accident increased the likelihood of driver fatality by 114 percent for young men and 70 percent for middle-aged men, but had no significant effect on the injury levels of older male drivers. (
  • Vehicles less than five years old increased the likelihood of fatality for older men by 216 percent and for young men by 71 percent, but did not have a significant effect on the likelihood of a fatality for middle-aged men. (
  • Not using safety belts increased the likelihood of injury by 119 percent for young women, 164 percent for middle-aged women and 187 percent for older women. (
  • Vehicles six years old and older increased the likelihood of injury for middle-aged female drivers by more than 200 percent but had no significant impact on the injury levels of other female age categories. (
  • Driving on curvy roads and driving vehicles six years old and older increased the likelihood of injury for middle-aged female drivers but were found to have no significant effect on the injury levels of middle-aged male drivers. (
  • There are some strength atheletes your age and older who qualify for the elete category, and plenty of sedentary people my age (26) who can't do one good push up. (
  • Levy and her team focused on a cohort of 4,765 older Americans (their average age was 72) who answered five questions about their attitudes toward aging . (
  • Few studies have examined the risk factors of serious psychological distress (SPD) and behavioral factors for heart disease separately stratified as young (18-44 years), middle aged (45-64 years), and elderly (65 years or older). (
  • The key factors are the older you are, the wealthier you are, the more educated you are, the more likely you are to vote,`` said Lance deHaven-Smith, the Broward provost of Florida Atlantic University, who has studied local and national voting habits. (
  • More senior age and higher BMI and diastolic blood pressure predicted older age at diagnosis. (
  • The purpose of the ADEA is to prohibit employment discrimination against people who are 40 years of age or older. (
  • It prohibits discrimination against workers because of their older age with respect to any aspect of employment. (
  • In addition to prohibiting intentional discrimination against older workers (known as "disparate treatment"), the ADEA prohibits practices that, although facially neutral with regard to age, have the effect of harming older workers more than younger workers (known as "disparate impact"), unless the employer can show that the practice is based on an RFOA. (
  • The research team did not investigate the relationships among age, adiposity, and breast density for older women. (
  • As the number of people entering farming drops, the average age of farmers goes up, and the older they are, the less likely they are to invest in water-conserving technologies," says Schuck. (
  • The average age of people diagnosed with multiple myeloma is between 66 and 70 years old . (
  • AMD can lead to a growing loss of central vision as people age. (
  • Figures for 2010 showed that in the United States, AMD affected 2.1 percent of people aged over 40 years. (
  • Among white people, this figure was 2.5 percent, rising to over 14 percent among those aged over 80 years. (
  • Using data from the pan-European Systematic Coronary Risk Evaluation (Score) study, which assessed the risk of cardiac disease in 218,000 people from 11 countries, Dr Mary Therese Cooney, research cardiologist at AMNCH, looked at the effect of risk factors in a sub group of patients who were aged over 65. (
  • But, in a time when a wealth of new opportunities are emerging, many still are not thriving because they're ignoring the human factor - people, a highly irreplaceable resource in the digital age. (
  • It's critical that companies fully understand, even in the digital age of artificial intelligence (AI), robotic process automation, the liquid workforce and lean operations, that people will remain critical to success. (
  • Many people experience a circadian rhythm shift as they age, such that they awaken earlier in the morning and do not feel they are able to get enough sleep, said David Neubauer, a clinical faculty member in the Johns Hopkins Sleep Disorders Center. (
  • Rory O´Connor, professor from the University of Stirling , suggested the shift could be partially explained by an aging generation of at-risk people. (
  • The report further found that rapid social change has left middle aged men as a "buffer generation", caught between the "stiff-upper lip" approach of the previous generation and the very different lives of younger people. (
  • People who are pessimistic about what life is like during old age may be helping to make their fears come true. (
  • Yes your age will be a factor, most schools want young people just like the west. (
  • Birth cohort effects pertain to distinctions among groups of people born during the same period who encounter the same historical and social events at the same age while period effects are historical, social or environmental events that occur during a given time period and affect all age/cohort groups simultaneously. (
  • For instance, a large study found that people in middle age have about a 2% risk of getting AMD, but this risk increased to nearly 30 percent in those over age 75. (
  • They show that this degree of sustained calorie restriction can influence disease risk factors and possible predictors of longevity in healthy, non-obese people," said Evan Hadley, M.D, director of The National Institute on Aging's Division of Geriatrics and Clinical Gerontology and an author of the paper. (
  • But only 19 percent of the registered voters age 18 to 20 voted in 1990, and only about half the people that age register, Carroll said. (
  • Coordinated by the Jaeb Center for Health Research in Tampa, Fla., it involved 80 clinical sites across the U.S. and enrolled 1,090 people aged 40 to 80 who were eligible for transplants. (
  • In rare cases, parkinsonian symptoms may appear in people before the age of 20. (
  • Some people wonder if age of backlinks is a factor either. (
  • Due to increasing gains in life expectancy, by 2025 the number of people aged sixty-five and over will comprise 29 percent of the U.S. population. (
  • I don't think most people realize how difficult it can be when you are a middle-aged woman and divorced. (
  • The prognostic value of age, gender, pregnancy and endocrine factors in multiple sclerosis. (
  • By using a statewide population-based cancer registry, this study examines sociodemographic and clinical disparities in CRC and characterizes advanced stage CRC risk factors with specific attention to age-specific risk factors. (
  • Change in lung function between youth and middle age is influenced by physical, medical, and demographic factors acting throughout life, analysis of data from a nested case-control study showed. (
  • Subsequently, at age 14, some 252 of the children were recruited into a case-control study, with height, weight, and BMI recorded and FEV 1 measured with spirometry. (
  • In the first study, Johanna M. Seddon, M.D., Sc.M., of the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, and colleagues studied genetic and environmental risk factors for AMD in 681 elderly male twins. (
  • This study attempted to identify these factors among a community sample of children with ASD. (
  • The Samaritans study found that in Britain, on average, about 3,000 middle-aged men from disadvantaged backgrounds kill themselves each year. (
  • Los Angeles, Calif., Feb. 15, 2017 - A new study finds that providing the body with a temporary, specifically formulated Fasting Mimicking Diet (FMD™) called ProLon® causes cellular changes normally generated by several days of consecutive water-only fasting and may increase health and lifespan by partially turning back the aging clock. (
  • The difference was hardly trivial: Study participants who had positive beliefs about aging were 44% less likely to develop dementia over the next four years than were their counterparts with negative beliefs. (
  • The study was funded by the National Institute on Aging. (
  • animal models of aging offer an ideal system to study aging. (
  • In a previous study using mouse models, scientists observed that injecting aged mice with blood from young mice rejuvenated blood vessels in the brain, and consequently improved cerebral blood flow, while increasing neurogenesis and cognition. (
  • By injecting this molecule into aged mouse models, we noticed an increase in neurogenesis and blood vessel remodeling," explains Lida Katsimpardi, a scientist in the Perception and Memory Unit and lead author of the study. (
  • Cross-sectional study carried out on 2,242 women at childbearing age. (
  • This study aimed to compare the risk factors for nAMD vs. PCV in Chinese patients. (
  • The randomized-controlled Comprehensive Assessment of Long-term Effects of Reducing Intake of Energy (CALERIE) study investigated the effects of calorie restriction on young and middle-aged healthy normal-weight and moderately overweight men and women. (
  • Our aim in this study was to quantitatively determine the association of age and reproductive factors on breast tissue composition, using a novel application of a computer-assisted image analysis technique to measure the proportion of epithelium and fibrous stroma of breast tissue from benign breast biopsies. (
  • The study was conducted within a case-control study of breast histological characteristics and breast cancer risk nested in the Nurses' Health Study, an ongoing prospective study of 121,700 nurses 30-55 years of age at baseline in 1976. (
  • The main objective of the current study is to examine the existing situation of female early age at first cohabitation in Bangladesh as well as to identify the factors associated behind this issue. (
  • Ali Parh, M. , Aktar Sumy, S. and Hossain, M. (2015) Determine the Factors of Female Early Age at First Cohabitation: A Case Study of Bangladesh. (
  • Study authors analyzed the data from 18 studies involving more than 250,000 men and women from different ethnic backgrounds whose risk factors were measured at age 45, 55, 65 and 75. (
  • Turns out, when it comes to heart health - race, sex and age don't really matter, according to this new study. (
  • The findings clearly demonstrate that most corneal transplants have remarkable longevity regardless of donor age," said Mark Mannis , chair of ophthalmology and vision sciences, director of UC Davis Health System's Eye Center and co-chair of the study. (
  • The Corneal Donor Study "supports continued expansion of the corneal donor pool beyond age 65," said study co-chair Edward J. Holland , professor of ophthalmology at the University of Cincinnati and director of the Cornea Service at the Cincinnati Eye Institute. (
  • The Cornea Donor Study was designed to address whether making use of donor corneas across the full range of ages available might help solve this problem," said Maryann Redford, a clinical research program director at NEI. (
  • The study (see NCT00006411 at ) compared graft survival rates for corneas from two donor age groups, aged 12 to 65 and aged 66 to 75. (
  • That prompted an expansion of the study to determine if donor age would affect transplant viability 10 years after the procedure. (
  • We used a subset of individuals who participated in the Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) ( 12 ). (
  • In a study involving 36 women between the ages of 25 and 53, those with the highest work-related stress levels displayed decreased attention and visuo-spatial memory. (
  • 2 There is evidence that these ketone bodies (kb) provide an alternative energy source for the neonatal brain, 3 but to date, there has been little study of the factors that influence production of kb. (
  • The professionals at KLEAN Treatment Center , which provides personalized assistance in beating drug and alcohol addiction, are issuing comment on a new study that looks at what is causing middle-aged women, many of whom are mothers, to rely on drugs and alcohol for comfort. (
  • For this study clinical records, treatment data, lab results and demographic data was compared between survivors and nonsurvivors examining the clinical source of symptoms, viral shedding, and changes in lab results during hospitalization using mathematical modeling to examine risk factors associated with mortality. (
  • BACKGROUND A study was undertaken to assess the interactions between prenatal exposures, early life infections, atopic predisposition, and allergen exposures in the development of wheezing up to the age of 4 years in a tropical region of Africa. (
  • Understanding the effects of metabolic risk factors on CVD mortality and burden of disease are important inputs for policy and priority setting related to disease prevention. (
  • Effect estimates in prior global comparative risk assessment (CRA) analyses of metabolic risk factors including systolic blood pressure (SBP), serum total cholesterol (TC), fasting plasma glucose (FPG), and body mass index (BMI) were based on the Asia Pacific Cohort Studies Collaboration (APCSC) and selected other cohort pooling studies [3] - [13] . (
  • To document metabolic adaptation to ex utero life in small- (SGA) and large-for-gestational-age (LGA) infants in relation to fetal nutrition and postnatal feeding practices. (
  • Clinical characteristics and prognostic factors of adult patients with pilocytic astrocytoma. (
  • Prognostic factors in multiple sclerosis: role of intercurrent infections and vaccinations against i. (
  • The results of this research were published in the journal Aging Cell on October 22, 2019. (
  • 2019) Systemic GDF11 stimulates the secretion of adiponectin and induces a calorie restriction‐like phenotype in aged mice. (
  • However, shorter trials can determine feasibility, safety and effects on quality of life, disease risk factors, predictors of life span and effects on mechanisms influenced by calorie restriction in laboratory animal studies. (
  • CALERIE was a two-year randomized controlled trial in 218 young and middle-aged healthy normal-weight and moderately overweight men and women to measure these outcomes in a calorie restriction group, compared with a control group who maintained their regular diets. (
  • It also would be useful to discover if calorie restriction over longer periods has additional effects on predictors of health in old age, and compare its effects with exercise-induced weight loss. (
  • The understanding of the molecular connections between specific food components and genes that regulate aging and regeneration allows food to be used to promote cellular changes that are safe but more coordinated than those caused by drugs. (
  • Aging has been predetermined in our genes, experts say, and cells can only divide forty to sixty times before they reach the "Hayflick Limit," a theory advanced in 1961 by Leonard Hayflick at the Wistar Institute in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (
  • There were significant differences between pediatric age groups in the relative contribution of known risk factors for ATV-related fatalities. (
  • Future injury prevention efforts must recognize these differences and develop interventions based on the age range targeted. (
  • Using national data, we found both similarities and differences between pediatric age groups in the contribution of known risk factors to ATV-related deaths. (
  • The observed differences suggest the importance of targeting injury prevention approaches to specific age ranges. (
  • Because the factors that affect how severely you are going to be injured vary depending on your age and gender, a better understanding of age and gender differences can lead to improvements in vehicle and highway design to minimize driver injury severity," Mannering said. (
  • What is clear is that safety research and policy must begin to seriously address gender- and age-related matters because there are compelling differences and considerable potential to improve safety if these differences are properly addressed. (
  • Adult age differences in the ability to read and remember metaphor, Educ Gerontol, 17(4), 297-313. (
  • Age differences in prefontal recruitment during verbal working memory maintenance depend on memory load. (
  • Age effects refer to variations associated with the aging process due to differences in physiology, social roles and status. (
  • Factors that affect skin aging include intrinsic, extrinsic, hormonal and catabolic, and all of these affect facial skin differently, so it is important to know about them and their differences to development effective skin care products. (
  • Moroccan lymphocyte subsets reference ranges: age, gender, ethnicity, and socio-economic factors dependent differences. (
  • Towards the end of the eighth season, there was speculation that The X Factor would not return in 2017 due to poor ratings. (
  • KREMS, Austria - Sept. 30, 2020 - PRLog -- Age and body mass index are among the factors that have a significant impact on the clinical course of a particular type of brain tumour, known as pilocytic astrocytoma, in adult patients. (
  • For LGA infants, low blood glucose levels were offset by kb concentrations equivalent to those observed in infants who were appropriate for gestational age. (
  • Neonatal ability to generate kb when blood glucose values are low depends more on successful breastfeeding than on size for gestational age or neonatal nutritional status. (
  • 4 Previous work by Hawdon and Ward-Platt 5 , 6 documented the normal kb response in infants who are appropriate for gestational age (AGA) and also showed that certain groups of vulnerable infants, such as term infants with intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) or preterm infants, seemed unable, under some circumstances, to mount a kb response. (
  • Another noteworthy finding was a large difference between women and men in change in FEV 1 between ages 14 and 50 years, according to the authors. (
  • One in 10 women diagnosed with breast cancer are under the age of 45. (
  • In addition to the risk factors all women face, some risk factors put young women at a higher risk for getting breast cancer at a young age. (
  • It's perhaps more likely that HRC will do a bit better than any other Democrat with Baby Boom women entering retirement age. (
  • But she's also a woman of an age that matches the rise of professional women, meaning that she has symbolic importance to a whole generation that is now old enough to skew Republican. (
  • Accidents occurring in rural areas increased the likelihood of fatalities by 208 percent for young women but had no significant effect on the injury levels of other female age categories. (
  • However, the age at which mothers face a greater chance of experiencing the problem was much younger in other races, with South Asian women at more threat from the age of 20. (
  • Fifty one percent of the participants showed active aging (42% men, and 56% women). (
  • Breast cancer strikes one in nine women, with increasing risk as we age. (
  • Younger women with family histories of breast disease or who have had cancer in one or both breasts will probably be asked to have a mammogram before age 40. (
  • There are plenty of women who fit this description who will never get the disease, but factors like these can work with other risks to pose a greater threat. (
  • Postmenopausal women had a lower epithelial proportion ( P = 0.01), and increasing age at biopsy was associated with decreasing stromal proportion among postmenopausal parous women ( P = 0.004). (
  • These women are worried because they read online about age-related diminished ovarian reserve or their doctor told them they should consider getting pregnant before the age of 35 or else run the risk of fertility challenges or they have a friend who is having a hard time getting pregnant due to her age. (
  • From a Traditional Oriental Medical (the medicine I practice) perspective, we say that if ia women lives in accordance with the Tao she should be fertile until the age of 49. (
  • With the appearance of the first crow's feet, many men and women flock to cosmetic surgeons, anti-aging physician specialists, dietary supplements, and cosmetics counters to buy the newest anti-aging products, which are often laden with toxic chemicals. (
  • The association between aspirin use and density was more pronounced for women under the age of 60 and for African American women (who represented 41% of the patient cohort). (
  • The professionals at KLEAN Treatment Center are speaking out on a new survey that aims to explain why more middle-aged women are turning to drugs and alcohol. (
  • risk factors can also differ between men and women. (
  • Less common risk factors affecting women include migraines, taking the pill, pregnancy and childbirth complications and use of hormone replacement therapy. (
  • In the second canonical function, the BMI of the mother (-0.48) was related to BMI/age and retinol of the children, indicating that as women gained weight so did their children. (
  • In this note we analyze how aging affects immigration policy. (
  • Aging is a process that affects all functions of the human body, particularly brain function. (
  • 2 And aging affects the texture and color of skin as well as the shape of the face. (
  • Between ages 49 and 51, participants were invited to complete a questionnaire on health and lifestyle. (
  • For instance, participants were asked whether they were as happy now as they were when they were younger, whether they felt that things got better or worse with age, and whether they felt less useful as the years piled on. (
  • Vascular endothelial growth factor B (VEGF-B) binds to VEGF receptor-1 and regulates plasminogen activator activity in endothelial cells," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America , vol. 95, no. 20, pp. 11709-11714, 1998. (
  • Placenta growth factor and vascular endothelial growth factor B and C expression in microvascular endothelial cells and pericytes. (
  • Vascular endothelial growth factor expression in choroidal neovascularization in rats," Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology , vol. 235, no. 5, pp. 313-319, 1997. (
  • The carboxyl-terminal domain (111-165) of vascular endothelial growth factor is critical for its mitogenic potency," Journal of Biological Chemistry , vol. 271, no. 13, pp. 7788-7795, 1996. (
  • Vascular endothelial growth factor in ocular fluid of patients with diabetic retinopathy and other retinal disorders," New England Journal of Medicine , vol. 331, no. 22, pp. 1480-1487, 1994. (
  • Correlation of increased vascular endothelial growth factor with neovascularization and permeability in ischemic central vein occlusion," Archives of Ophthalmology , vol. 120, no. 12, pp. 1644-1650, 2002. (
  • Intravitreal levels of vascular endothelial growth factor and interleukin-6 are correlated with macular edema in branch retinal vein occlusion," Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology , vol. 244, no. 3, pp. 309-315, 2006. (
  • Hierarchical linear statistical modeling will be used to conduct age-period-cohort analyses. (
  • It is expected that cohort and time period play a role in suicide risk above and beyond individual-level factors, and that the degree of social integration and regulation that characterize time periods and cohorts will also be important contributors. (
  • 129 Likewise, in a cohort of 811 aging men, subjects reporting higher stress levels scored lower on the Mini-Mental State Examination than their low-stress counterparts. (
  • Our finding that birth weight influenced the progress of FEV 1 between ages 14 and 49 to 51 years suggests that some of this effect may be determined by events later in life," they wrote. (
  • That only certain ASD-related behaviors, some of which are not required to satisfy diagnostic criteria, decreased the age of diagnosis suggests the importance of continued physician education. (
  • Mr Henriksen suggests that factoring is expensive. (
  • This fact is intriguing and suggests that key factors that influence the vulnerability of the human organism to the parasite still need to be studied. (
  • Conclusions: Acceptance of technology in the pre-implementation stage is influenced by multiple factors. (
  • to other risk factors which develop spontaneously, such as atherosclerosis. (
  • The relationship between aging, burden and progression of coronary atherosclerosis (CAD) and the impact of risk factors in age groups is not well established. (
  • Aging is associated with greater progression of atherosclerosis, independent of the presence of comorbidities. (
  • These children quickly develop the typical symptoms of old age, such as hair loss, atherosclerosis, loss of eyesight, wrinkles and stiff joints, but the brain seems not to be affected and mental development is normal. (
  • THE IMPORTANCE of various risk factors for coronary heart disease differs depending on a person's age, Irish doctors have found. (
  • Dr Alexandra Dudina, also a research cardiologist at Tallaght, told doctors that a person's weight, assessed using body mass index (BMI), was a significant factor in determining the likelihood of dying from all causes, and not just a result of coronary heart disease. (
  • Skelley goes on to note that the age of the 2016 nominees, especially if Republicans choose one of the younger options, will cut against their parties' strengths. (
  • In any event, Skelley and Longman seem to agree that of the many variables affecting the 2016 election, age may be least prominent. (
  • It was later confirmed that The X Factor will return in 2016. (
  • Moore KJ, Sussman DA, Koru-Sengul T. Age-Specific Risk Factors for Advanced Stage Colorectal Cancer, 1981-2013. (
  • On the other hand, a rare "genetic condition" called progeria-accelerated premature aging- can develop in infants and young children which is not actually genetic in nature yet appears through a "new" point mutation on a specific chromosome. (
  • 2.00 mmol/L. Epoch (age at sampling) analysis in this group showed no difference in blood glucose levels across the different feeding groups but revealed a statistically significant greater kb concentration for infants who were exclusively breastfed. (
  • Routine blood glucose monitoring of LGA infants with no additional risk factors is not necessary. (
  • Multivariable logistic regression models adjusted for sociodemographic and clinical characteristics were fitted to identify risk factors for advanced stage CRC presentation. (
  • Linear regression was used to identify clinical and demographic characteristics associated with age of diagnosis. (
  • Justice Alito countered that the majority had failed to show why age is different from other personal characteristics, such as intelligence, education, or a suspect's cultural background - characteristics that also could make suspects vulnerable to coercion during police questioning. (
  • I have little doubt that today's decision will soon be cited by defendants - and perhaps by prosecutors as well - for the proposition that all manner of other individual characteristics should be treated like age and taken into account in the Miranda custody calculus," he wrote. (
  • Opening the door to considering age likely will mean that other characteristics could soon be added to the list such as educational level, I.Q. and cultural background, he said. (
  • I further broke this down by looking at the characteristics of the youngest 15% in each group, which occurs at age 29 for the 750-799 group and 43 for the 800-850. (
  • Dependent variables were characteristics of the children (weight/age, height/age, BMI/age, hemoglobin, and retinol serum levels). (
  • 65). The impact of aging, risk factors and treatment strategies on disease burden and progression were evaluated. (
  • On multivariable analysis, aging was a predictor of disease progression independent of comorbidities (p value for change in PAV = 0.0087). (
  • Incidence and progression of age-related maculopathy. (
  • There was no relationship of nuclear cataract, cortical cataract, or iris color to the incidence and progression of age-related maculopathy. (
  • These findings indicate a relationship between cataract surgery and increased risk of progression of age-related maculopathy. (
  • AU - Klein,R, AU - Klein,B E, AU - Jensen,S C, AU - Cruickshanks,K J, PY - 1998/5/2/pubmed PY - 1998/5/2/medline PY - 1998/5/2/entrez SP - 506 EP - 13 JF - Archives of ophthalmology (Chicago, Ill. : 1960) JO - Arch Ophthalmol VL - 116 IS - 4 N2 - OBJECTIVE: To examine the association between ocular factors and the incidence and progression of age-related maculopathy. (
  • MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Incidence and progression of age-related maculopathy. (
  • The inevitable aging of global population calls for longevity research to focus on understanding the pathways controlling healthspan. (
  • Dr. Karen Rodrigue, a new assistant professor in UT Dallas' School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences (BBS) and the Center for Vital Longevity (CVL), wants to identify the key factors, both environmental and genetic, that impact the brain and cognition as we age. (
  • Understanding the mechanisms and modifiers of healthy brain aging can help inform us not only about how to maintain good cognitive health, but also about what goes awry in conditions like Alzheimer's disease and other age-related neurological disorders and the best options for treating them," Rodrigue said. (
  • Paper Alert: Do Blood-Borne Factors Control Brain Aging? (
  • There are multiple factors of skin aging, including intrinsic, extrinsic, hormonal and catabolic, which will be discussed in further detail here. (
  • Intrinsic skin aging is a slow process with clinical features such as smooth, pale, dry and less elastic skin having fine wrinkles that are not apparent until old age. (
  • Juvenile protective factors (JPFs), intrinsic to an immature organism, help to maintain or enhance certain physiological functions across all or some stages of postnatal development (i.e., segment of the life span between birth and sexual maturity), but diminish or disappear as the organism transitions from one maturational stage to the next. (
  • Findings in humans were consistent with mouse studies showing a spike in circulating stem cells and delay in biological aging by promoting regeneration in multiple systems. (
  • Studying aging in humans is a difficult task. (
  • So long as the child's age was known to the officer at the time of police questioning, or would have been objectively apparent to a reasonable officer, its inclusion in the custody analysis is consistent with the objective nature of that test," she wrote. (
  • Age is not a factor in our primary objective which is to pick the best lineup. (
  • Objective To examine asthma remission from childhood to middle age. (
  • The benefit of intensive lipid lowering in all age groups supports the need for intensive modification of risk in all patients regardless of age. (
  • One of the hallmarks of aging tissues is the accumulation of a variety of lipid-derived pigments called lipofuscins, so-called "wear-and-tear" pigments. (
  • Since the mid-1980s, one-third of ATV-related deaths have involved children younger than 18 years of age. (
  • 16 years of age have represented approximately one-quarter of all deaths and one-third of all US ATV-related injuries. (
  • 12 years of age. (
  • In previous studies of ATV-related fatalities comparing crashes that occurred on and off the road, 7 we found that roadway deaths were less common than off-road deaths for those ≤11 years of age. (
  • 16 years of age, regardless of crash location. (
  • As you can see from the graph, in 1900, it was just below the 50 years of age mark. (
  • reaching the 80 years of age mark for both, males and females. (
  • A child's age, she said, is far more than a chronological fact. (
  • As the body of knowledge has grown in the field of epigenetics, one thing has become very, very clear: chronological age pales in comparison to physiological age. (
  • However, she rejected arguments by North Carolina and its supporters - other states and prosecutors - that a child's age, no matter how young, has no place in that inquiry. (
  • and an anti-thrombotic role, which is observed at a young age. (
  • While jurors weren't supposed to consider his age - that he was too young to drive, vote or drink - it was a fact difficult to ignore. (
  • Disease prevention begins at a young age, while bodies are still in good health and we have time to change lifestyles to develop life-sustaining habits. (
  • This FOA is uniquely focused on animal and clinical studies which involve comparisons between juvenile versus adult states or between stages of postnatal development to identify putative JPFs and their effects on aging. (
  • Establishing factors related to asthma remission could have clinical and public health implications. (
  • ii) Does the aging factor affect the ability to recover from the discourse mental model information introduced as presupposed? (
  • iii) Does the aging factor affect the ability of updating the discourse mental model with presupposed information? (
  • One question is whether it can directly affect the brain, or whether it acts through other plasma factors. (
  • To properly address aging skin, anti-aging products will likely need to contain ingredients and elements that can affect multiple skin aging factors, becoming all-in-one products. (
  • Nearly every woman I work with - whether she is 29 or 39 - is worried about her age and how it may affect her ability to get pregnant. (