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(Science: specialty) The branch of medicine concerned with the physiological and pathological aspects of the aged, including the clinical problems of senescence and senility.

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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... Ph.D. Mathematics (also: Rhodes Scholar; Post-Doc at Princeton) Johns Hopkins University John Hey Associate Clinical Prof. (also: Fellow, American Geriatrics Society) Dept. of Family Medicine, Univ. of Mississippi Daniel W. Heinze Ph.D. Geophysics (also: Post-Doc Fellow, Carnegie Inst. of Washington) ...

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by scottie
Mon Jun 06, 2011 1:53 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Natural selection is proven wrong

... will die after they are no longer able to reproduce. It would be very bad, from the standpoint of natural selection, to have a large population of geriatrics that would amount to evolutionary parasites by consuming resources while contributing nothing in terms of additional offspring or possibly ...

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by alextemplet
Thu Apr 23, 2009 2:17 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
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you can read this paper for more imformation Reiff TR. Water loss in aging and its clinical significance. Geriatrics. 1987 Jun;42(6):53-4, 59, 62.

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by dadaliujia
Sun Aug 19, 2007 3:04 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: aging
Replies: 4
Views: 2090

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