Symptom: Premature aging



DESCRIPTION: Senescence or biological aging is the change in the biology of an organism as it ages after its maturity. Such changes range from those affecting its cells and their function to that of the whole organism. There are a number of theories as to why senescence occurs, including ones that claim it is programmed by gene expression changes and that it is the accumulative damage of biological processes. The word senescence is derived from the Latin word senex, meaning old man, old age, or advanced in age. Organismal senescence is the aging of whole organisms. In general, aging is characterized by the declining ability to respond to stress, increased homeostatic imbalance, and increased risk of aging-associated diseases. Death is the ultimate consequence of aging, though "old age" is not a scientifically recognized cause of death because there is always a specific proximal cause, such as cancer, heart disease, or liver failure. Aging of whole organisms is therefore a complex process that can be defined as "a progressive deterioration of physiological function, an intrinsic age-related process of loss of viability and increase in vulnerability.

Conditions Premature aging is associated with (including variations in spelling):

Chelation | EDTA | Heavy metal chelation | Heavy metal chelator | Heavy metal poisoning | Heavy metals |

Diseases associated with Premature aging:

Heavy metal poisoning |

EAP product(s) which may assist with Premature aging :




List of other EAP products:

OmniFlex | ThioGel | ThioGel - L |

 

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