Ageing

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Population ageing

Increasing median age in a population Population ageing is an increasing median age in a population due to declining fertility rates and rising life expectancy. Most countries have rising life expectancy and an ageing population (trends that emerged first in developed countries, but which are now seen in virtually all developing countries). This is the…

Department of Health

This article is about the present-day Australian Government Department of Health. For the now defunct Australian Government Department of Health that existed between 1921 and 1987, see Department of Health (1921–1987). The Department of Health is a department of the Government of Australia charged with overseeing the running of Australia’s health system, including supporting universal…

Active ageing

Active ageing (active aging in the US) is a concept recently deployed by the European Commission, the World Health Organization, and used also in Human Resource Management. This concept evokes the idea of longer activity, with a higher retirement age and working practices adapted to the age of the employee. It also extends to the…

Aging of wine

Bottles of wine aging in an underground cellar The aging of wine is potentially able to improve the quality of wine. This distinguishes wine from most other consumable goods. While wine is perishable and capable of deteriorating, complex chemical reactions involving a wine’s sugars, acids and phenolic compounds (such as tannins) can alter the aroma,…

Skin care

Skin care

For other uses, see Skin care (disambiguation). This article may require cleanup to meet Wikipedia’s quality standards. The specific problem is: multiple expansion tags and many references that lack proper associated text Please help improve this article if you can. (August 2015) (Learn how and when to remove this template message) A cosmetologist applying a…

Ageing Research Reviews

Ageing Research Reviews is a scientific journal covering ageing published by Elsevier. The editors in chief are Mark Mattson and Robert Brosh, Jr. Ageing Research Reviews publishes research on human life expectancy, ageing and age-related disease. It is multidisciplinary, and takes reports on the broad field of ageing research with an emphasis on cellular and…

Natural skin care

This article is about natural ingredients and traditional medicine in skin care. For a general review, see Skin care. This article may require cleanup to meet Wikipedia’s quality standards. The specific problem is: many references lack proper associated text. Please help improve this article if you can. (August 2015) (Learn how and when to remove…

English Longitudinal Study of Ageing

The English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA) is a longitudinal study that collects multidisciplinary data from a representative sample of the English population aged 50 and older. The study started in 2002 and there are currently 7 waves of completed data and an eighth wave is currently being collected. The survey data are designed to…

Aging

This article provides insufficient context for those unfamiliar with the subject. Please help improve the article by providing more context for the reader. (August 2011) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)In Operating systems, aging (US English) or ageing is a scheduling technique used to avoid starvation. Fixed priority scheduling is a scheduling…