Aging Diseases

Some articles on aging, disease, diseases:

Aging-associated Diseases
... An aging-associated disease is a disease that is seen with increasing frequency with increasing senescence ... Essentially, aging-associated diseases are complications arising from senescence ... Age-associated diseases are to be distinguished from the aging process itself because all adult animals age, save for a few rare exceptions, but not all adult animals experience all age-associ ...

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