When people told you that life would slow down as you got older, perhaps what they really meant to warn you about was the fact that you'll literally become a slowpoke. We are more forgetful and don't recall facts, words and details as quickly as we once did. You can drop 10, 20, or even 50 pounds! Women's vaginas tend to shrink and narrow, and the walls become less elastic. Having been rejected time and time again by so many women, they aren't too quick about putting themselves back in a vulnerable position unless it feels safe to do so. Over the years, sounds and noise can damage the hair cells of your inner ears. We had overcome so many adversities that we know our priorities and what matters to us.
As you age, your bones shrink in size and density. However, in some areas of your brain, the number of connections between the cells increases, perhaps helping to compensate for the aging neurons and maintain brain function. Up to 85 percent of teens suffer from the skin condition, and for many guys, breakouts persist well into adulthood. At any rate…what was my point? You also know that good times will pass, which makes those good times even more precious. What's Ahead: In your 60s and 70s you may secrete less hydrochloric acid, which decreases availability of vitamin B12, says Lichtenstein. What Can I Do to Self-Monitor My Vision Between Professional Visits? If you experience any of these, call 911. What's Ahead: Real cognitive decline becomes more prevalent in your 60s, and especially in your 70s and 80s.
It's also not considered normal aging if you have trouble turning your neck to check a blind spot, for example, or if you have pain moving from sitting to standing. But among the many familiar YouTube faces you may have noticed, someone's missing. Aging will cause the the thickening of the senses which will make it hard to focus, will lessen clarity, and may also reduce night vision. What Can You Expect at Your Eye Exam? Young people really don't like to see you dance. Teeth How your teeth and gums respond to age depends on how well you've cared for them over the years.
Once in with the doctor, your health history will be discussed and the doctor will go over any concerns he may have based on your recorded information. One way to self-monitor between professional visits is by looking at an Amsler grid. No wonder less than 5 percent of those ages 45 to 64 can expect to experience major depression. Cataracts, glaucoma and macular degeneration are the most common problems of aging eyes. High pressure may be an early indicator of and other diseases.
Motivate Your Metabolism The Good News: While typically slows up to 5 percent per decade, that doesn't mean you have to gain weight. This condition affects 67 percent of middle-aged men, according to a recent study from Finland. Visit to the doctor and some testing for the heart and cholesterol count is recommended. Ask your doctor about medications and Kegel exercises, which strengthen muscles around your uterus, bladder and rectum. Another issue I would like to mention, but will probably elaborate more on a post in the future, is our sex life during this time of our age. Many people were getting braids with the traditional West African patterns. Your joints may sound like snapping twigs, but those creaking and popping noises are usually not a serious problem.
As we know how to live the life we want. More than half of men in their 70s will have prostate issues. Otherwise, the next time you ask for help, he'll tell you to hire a handyman. We are aware of our wants and needs, what we want in both life and a relationship and we are likely to open up about this. This makes it difficult to empty your bladder and can cause small amounts of urine to leak. Hair loss happens when hair follicles become sensitized to dihydrotestosterone.
There is so much variation here. Be Happy The Good News: We get happier. Even if you don't stop muscle loss, the only way to slow it down is through exercise and eating right. Our senses have issues I started wearing when I turned 40, but I started wearing bi-focal eyeglasses recently. But unfortunately, men are not so inclined to schedule a routine physical examination or well-care visit otherwise.
Have an idea of what style you want. Relaxers were first introduced by the G. People with allergies often have less severe symptoms as they age. Men show you love with their actions. Diabetes Although people can develop diabetes at any age, the risk increases as you get older. This educational content is not medical or diagnostic advice. Don't shy away from heavy weights because you think you're susceptible to injury.
Studies show that it is the best time of our life to have sex, because we are more emotionally knowledgeable to this topic, but unfortunately, some are connected to it. But recent research shows the news isn't all bad. The average adult male acne patient is 39. Men are wonderful but they aren't women. Your teeth may darken slightly and become more brittle and easier to break. Especially in our metabolism which decreases its rate every decade around 5%. Ears Hearing loss is one of the most common conditions affecting adults who are middle-aged and older.