HON Dossier on Ageing




Extended version in French
Humanity is ageing
What is ageing?
Why people age?

Mechanisms of ageing

    Organ ageing
       Brain ageing
       Sense ageing
       Endocrine system ageing
       Immune system ageing
       Cardiovascular system ageing
       Conjunctive tissue and skin ageing
    Cellular ageing
    Macromolecular ageing
     

 Proteins

       Lipids
       Genetic material
Ageing related diseases
     Alzheimerís disease
     Parkinson disease
     Osteoporosis
     Cancers
     Depression
Anti-ageing therapies
     Diet
     Hormone replacement therapy
     Memory loss prevention
     Physical exercise

Social impact of an ageing society

 


French version
for medical professionals


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Date of creation: 23 November 1999

 

 

 

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