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Risks of Old Age

Updated June 8, 2017 36.5k views123 items

List of the risks of old age, including illnesses, disorders, ailments, maladies, and diseases associated with old age. What are the dangers of old age? This list includes genetic disorders and chronic conditions linked to old age by the medical and science communities through research. The illnesses and medical conditions are listed in alphabetical order, and even include photos when available.

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While many of the diseases related to old age have only been suggested through correlation, a few diseases are caused by old age and do not exist without this risk factor. Among other potential problems, old age can lead to harmful conditions. {#nodes}