The next part of the body that will be affected is my respiratory system It is

The next part of the body that will be affected is my

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The next part of the body that will be affected is my respiratory system. It is known that as we age our lung function slowly become reduced. There are several different factors that contribute to this and some of them are that as we age our chest walls are known to become stiff and the loss of elastic recoil located within our lung tissue. All of these different factors are what leads to us having difficult lung functions as we age. The next physiological factor that might occur to me is that I will slowly begin to loose muscle mass and weight. As I continue to grow older I will notice that I won’t be able to participate within all of the hard and physical activities that I participated within now that I am younger. All of this might lead to some decrease in lean muscles. I realize that as we age there are several different ways that we age physiologically, and that is why I listed some of the different changes that I believe I will experience after I am 50 years of age and older. Another problem that I might experience is that many processes within my body might slow down as I grow past the age of 50. One example is the message passages within my nervous system. As I grow older my body’s way of communicating begins to slow down resulting in slower reflexes and sometimes all of this can result in balance troubles.
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The next section that I will talk about is psychological and how it will affect me a as I continue to grow older. Psychological refers to anything that has to do with the mind or mental thinking and functioning. There are some different Psychological effects that could affect me depending on my genetics and then there are others that could just occur spontaneously. One of the first things that could affect me psychologically is depression. Depending on how successful my life will be or if I am happy with everything in my life I might or might not have depression. Depression can occur to elderly people especially during late adult hood because they are experiencing many changes from retirement, medical problems, loss of loved ones and friends to increased isolation. All of these different little factors are able to lead an individual into depression and that can affect the overall function of the individual. Another psychological problem that could occur is the inability to have a stable emotional state leading to individuals being having sadness, anger and loneliness. I realize that this is able to happen to basically anyone at any age, but I believe that it might occur more to an individual who is older especially after the age 50. I say this because after an individual hits within their mid-60’s most of them are thinking about retirement. Although many people might
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