net-life: "the pace on the treadmill has been turned up from cane-assisted to massively multiplayer intellectual marathon. The simple journey ... one of ascent & descent, has been disrupted. Only the end remains fixed. ... I don't know how old I am"
Describes the waterfront city, home of progressive U.S. Senator (ex-Mayor) Bernie Sanders, by publishing results of a survey on pros and cons of Burlington, VT for adults in their 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, and beyond...
...aging-past-youth is not mainly an aesthetic issue in the United States or anywhere else...more midlife people are turning to anti-aging products [and plastic surgery] for financial reasons. They want to...pass as younger in the marketplaces of life.
Aging may be an intrinsic factor in the development of anemia, possibly through the age-related dysregulation of certain proinflammatory cytokines such as interleukin-6 (IL-6)...Increased IL-6 and other proinflammatory cytokines directly inhibit erythropo
Although in many cases the cause of anemia is not found, a primary deficiency of erythropoietin may be at fault in at least some of these cases since the response of erythropoietin to anemia may decrease in individuals over age 70. Conclusions: Anemia sh