The redefinition of ageing

The redefinition of ageing

Shared by:

Ageing has been seen as an inevitable process but with recent breakthroughs in research, particularly in the fields of telomeres and genetics, we may just change our very definition of ageing.
16 Sep 2016 - General
People are so obsessed with the preservation of you and in a much serious sense, immortality. This article argues that since many degenerative conditions have been classified as a disease, ageing should might as well be a disease too. "Ageing could be seen as a disorder with a specific cause and recognisable signs and symptoms, and can affect humans, other animals, and plants". If it is a disorder, then it justifies the obsession to find a cure. The articles mentions that scientists ha...
 (Total 155 words)