Some people pay thousands of dollars to hide the physical effects of aging, but there's no stopping the many changes that affect our bodies as time passes. . Find out how much you know about the often unavoidable symptoms of aging in this quiz.
The progressive loss of bone that often accompanies aging is called:
Which of the following is not a contributing factor to bone loss?
What is a major contributor to wrinkles?
Aging skin can lead to a deficiency in what vitamin?
Excessive pressure inside the eyeball produces:
Why do many older people have a decreased sense of taste?
because taste receptors break down
because the tongue loses elasticity
because the sense of smell weakens
What is the Use It and Lose It Theory?
a theory for how people age
a theory for how to lose weight
a theory for the onset of dementia
How many inches might people lose in height by the age of 80?
1 inch (2.5 centimeters)
2 inches (5 centimeters)
3 inches (7.5 centimeters)
Pain and stiffness in the joints are referred to as:
What can you do to reduce the natural decline of the kidneys that occurs with age?