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Aging: Introduction

Aging: The medical conditions from getting older. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Aging is available below.

Symptoms of Aging

Wrongly Diagnosed with Aging?

Aging: Related Patient Stories

Aging: Deaths

Read more about Deaths and Aging.

Alternative Treatments for Aging

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Aging may include:

Aging: Complications

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Causes of Aging

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More information about causes of Aging:

Disease Topics Related To Aging

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Aging:

Aging: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Aging

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are many other more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities, such as benign essential tremor, more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed. It may be misdiagnosed as more »

Aging: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Aging

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Aging:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Aging, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Aging: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Research about Aging

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Prevention of Aging

Prevention information for Aging has been compiled from various data sources and may be inaccurate or incomplete. None of these methods guarantee prevention of Aging.

Aging: Broader Related Topics

Aging Message Boards

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User Interactive Forums

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Definitions of Aging:

The organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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