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Aging

These sites include information on aging and the effects on the human body. Discover why our bodies age. Learn how aging affects appearance, exercise, and eating habits. Includes interactive quizzes, an animation, and face changing images.

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This free site allows users to upload a digital facial image in Jpeg or Gif format using a Java enabled browser. Step by step directions are given.
This site provides a series of interview questions students could use to discover facts about a person who is at least old enough to be their grandparent. NOTE: This site includes banner and other types of ads.
This site features a brief video about the history, causes and problems of Alzheimer's disease. There are written activities and some follow-up information. NOTE: BrainPOP may be used FREE for a brief trial subscription. Some of BrainPOP's resources are always free for educators.
This site contains a brief video describing aspects of aging. Activities such as vocabulary and worksheets are available. NOTE: This site may be used with a free trial subscription. Some of the videos and activities for educators.
This site contains a brief video that explains healthy methods to keep your body from aging. NOTE: This site contains ads.
This site gives three brief articles on aging with a bibliography with additional articles. NOTE: This site contains ads.
This site discusses changes that the brain and nervous system undergo during aging.
Here is a brief definition of aging. Note: This site includes ads.
Read about this aging awareness project that helps young people understand aging and the changes the body goes through.
Six common myths about aging are explained.
Read current findings from a scientific study about caloric restriction and the effects on life space of human life.
This site provides an exercise guide for elderly people. Includes a list of different exercises that are appropriate and safe for elderly people.
This site helps answer questions about diseases, conditions, and the results of aging. NOTE: The rest of this site links to other kid-friendly health related topics.

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