PSY 3369 Adulthood & Development Notes

O physical changes in later life the age span is

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Unformatted text preview: ural cessation of menstruation; also refers to the biological changes a woman experiences as her ability to reproduce declines. o Physical Changes in Later Life §༊ The age span is getting longer §༊ Males are more prone to die. §༊ With age, (especially when smoking, obesity, and stress) people’s chromosome tips, called telomeres, wear down. Aging cells may die without being replaced with perfect geneti...
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