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CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY Department of Nursing Nursing 4405 Video Selected: calendar girls UNIT 4 Application of Aging Theories: BIOLOGICAL: 1. Explain the evidence you observed in the video that explains the notion of a biological theory of aging (make sure you mention the biological theory). The membrane theory states that as we grow older the cell membrane becomes less lipids. Wear and tear theory believes that the effects of aging are caused by damage done to cells and body system over time. These systems wear out due to use. In this movie, Annie and Chris have lost the elasticity of their skin. Due to their age their body has started showing signs like wrinkles, grey hair. 2. Explain the evidence you observed in the video concerning the notion of the psychosocial theory of aging known as ACTIVITY THEORY, DISENGAGEMENT THEORY, CONTINUITY THEORY. Theory Findings Activity This theory proposed that people age most successfully when they are engaged in daily
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This note was uploaded on 08/27/2011 for the course ACCT 310 taught by Professor Verduzco during the Spring '10 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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