• mechanisms
  • According to Craik, these mechanisms are responsible for age-related speed of decline in performance for mental processing along with a reduction of online cognitive resources available at any given time to process, store, retrieve, and transform information (working memory), focusing on a target, paying attention, and sensory processing of information. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the standard information-processing model for mental development, the mind's machinery includes attention mechanisms for bringing information in, working memory for actively manipulating information, and long term memory for passively holding information so that it can be used in the future. (wikipedia.org)
  • The neurological mechanisms responsible for face recognition are present by age five. (wikipedia.org)
  • Disease
  • Many of the disease processes, such as testicular torsion, epididymo-orchitis, and intratesticular tumor, produce the common symptom of pain at presentation, and differentiation of these conditions and disorders is important for determining the appropriate treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • species
  • Mutations are believed to accumulate with age due to a combination of increased levels of endogenous DNA damaging agents, such as reactive oxygen species [ 3 ], and decreased efficiency and fidelity of DNA repair [ 4 - 8 ]. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • In Maryland, an old growth forest is defined as a minimum of five acres in size with a preponderance of old trees, of which the oldest trees exceed at least half of the projected maximum attainable age for that species, and that exhibits most of the following characteristics: Shade tolerant species are present in all age/size classes. (wikipedia.org)
  • mice
  • To learn more about the extent to which HR occurs in different tissues during the aging process, we used Fluorescent Yellow Direct Repeat (FYDR) mice in which an HR event in a transgene yields a fluorescent phenotype. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • indicate
  • These results indicate that infants at this age can at least partially understand the higher level of threat from anger directed at them as compared to anger directed elsewhere. (wikipedia.org)
  • affects
  • The perception of a positive or negative emotion on a face affects the way that an individual perceives and processes that face. (wikipedia.org)
  • occurs
  • Menstruation stops occurring after menopause which usually occurs between 45 and 55 years of age. (wikipedia.org)
  • implications
  • Busse, Ewald W. Therapeutic Implications of Basic Research with the Aged: The Fourth Annual Institute of Pennsylvania Hospital Award Lecture in Memory of Edward A. Strecker, M.D. [Nutley, NJ: Roche Laboratories, (wikipedia.org)
  • effects
  • Medication side effects are often under recognized as a fall risk factor, adds Adair. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The National Institute on Aging (NIA) invites applications for short-term (up to two years) projects involving secondary analysis of CALERIE (Comprehensive Assessment of Long-term Effects of Restricting Intake of Energy) data set and / or stored biospecimens. (nih.gov)
  • result
  • Muscle mass changes over time as a result of changes in testosterone and estrogen levels and exercise, besides other factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • These factors result in women's waist-hip ratio (WHR) being lower than for males, although males tend to have a greater upper-body to waist-hip ratio (WHR) giving them a V shape look because of their greater muscle mass e.g. they generally have much larger, more muscular & broader shoulders, pectoral muscles, teres major muscles & latissimus dorsi muscles. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • It is a randomized controlled trial in young and middle-aged healthy non-obese individuals, who are randomized to a program targeting 25% CR below their habitual ad libitum intake for two years or to maintaining their usual diet. (nih.gov)
  • The first period usually begins between twelve and fifteen years of age, a point in time known as menarche. (wikipedia.org)
  • The average age of menarche is approximately 12.5 years in the United States, 12.7 in Canada, 12.9 in the UK and 13.1 years in Iceland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The average age of menopause in women is 52 years, with anywhere between 45 and 55 being common. (wikipedia.org)
  • The variability of menstrual cycle lengths is highest for women under 25 years of age and is lowest, that is, most regular, for ages 25 to 39. (wikipedia.org)
  • Finally, the new leader's Age is important because he or she will need to have an appropriate career path after stepping down five years from now. (wikipedia.org)
  • Around three months of age, a preference for faces re-emerges and interest in faces seems to peak late during the first year but then declines again slowly over the next two years of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • This legacy we can see today as most of our older forests are the same age and are approximately 100 years old. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatments
  • Ultraviolet Light Ultraviolet light examinations are used to reveal varnishes and their ages, as well as previous treatments to a painting. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • The NT Factor┬« formula may help with the much-required nutrition to individual cells and mitochondrial membranes in the body. (pureformulas.com)
  • slow
  • There are many available products in the market today claiming to slow the aging process . (3fatchicks.com)
  • Why waste your money on these products when there are natural beauty secrets that you can do to slow the aging process? (3fatchicks.com)
  • Restricting the number of calories you take in on a daily basis can slow the aging process. (3fatchicks.com)
  • A slow, chronic cause in this age group is when the cord gets caught and squeezed between a posterior intervertebral disc herniation against the anterior cord and/or with posterior pressure on the cord from hypertrophy of the ligamentum flavum (Lhermitte's sign may be the experience that causes the patient to seek medical diagnosis). (wikipedia.org)
  • learn
  • Because some mental health professionals are unfamiliar with the social difficulties of the coming out process, particular to other factors such as age, race, ethnicity, or religious affiliation, they are encouraged by the APA to learn more about how gay, lesbian, and bisexual clients face discrimination in its various forms. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • Experience is the most important criterion with respect to reaching the goal, followed by Charisma, Education, and Age. (wikipedia.org)
  • The important factor in this process is that the trees have the opportunity to reach old age if natural disturbances do not intercede. (wikipedia.org)
  • major
  • higher quality of life - therefore older people are a major social, political and economic factor in society. (slideserve.com)
  • experience
  • Aging, the Universal Human Experience: Selected Papers from the Symposia of the XIIIth Congress of the International Association of Gerontology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Six months ago, the board said: After much thought and discussion, we have identified four criteria to be used in choosing the person to guide us through the upcoming period of change: experience, education, charisma and age. (wikipedia.org)
  • Components
  • Infants at this age show greater negative central components to angry faces that are looking directly at them than elsewhere, although the direction of fearful faces' gaze produces no difference. (wikipedia.org)
  • cultural
  • This research ensures the continued existence of cultural heritage in the best condition possible considering their age and degradation. (wikipedia.org)
  • older
  • Comprehensive overview of the impact of diversity on an aging population and specific ways of improving quality of life of older individuals. (charteroak.edu)
  • human
  • Face perception is an individual's understanding and interpretation of the face, particularly the human face, especially in relation to the associated information processing in the brain. (wikipedia.org)
  • cause
  • The ages of the female turtles in the north suggest that this population has experienced temperatures that cause this imbalance since at least the 1990s. (slashdot.org)
  • show
  • From birth, infants possess rudimentary facial processing capacities and show heightened interest in faces. (wikipedia.org)
  • Specifically, while newborns show a preference for faces, this behavior is reduced between one- to four months of age. (wikipedia.org)
  • stress
  • The amount of stress a painting can withstand is determined by a number of pre-existing factors, such as canvas and painting technique. (wikipedia.org)
  • impact
  • One of many factors in closing the college was denominational tension due to modernist and fundamentalist Christian theologies of the 1920s and their impact on Mennonite theology at the school. (wikipedia.org)
  • negative
  • For example, a face that is perceived to have a negative emotion is processed in a less holistic manner than a face displaying a positive emotion. (wikipedia.org)
  • similar
  • Infants as young as two days of age are capable of mimicking the facial expressions of an adult, displaying their capacity to note details like mouth and eye shape as well as to move their own muscles in a way that produces similar patterns in their faces. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • They are produced in both men and women, but their levels are significantly higher in women, especially in those of reproductive age. (wikipedia.org)