Label ageing as a disease and unleash the hunt for a cure


Most people, when asked, do not see ageing as a disease. In a recent survey in Finland, citizens (including doctors) were asked to rank 60 conditions, with only 12 strongly rated as diseases. Options including insomnia, alcohol-induced liver cirrhosis, infertility and erectile dysfunction failed to make the 12. Ageing and smoking were at the bottom, along with wrinkles. But what we consider a disease can and does change. For example, it was not until 1949 that mental disorders were first classified as diseases,
  • 首页
  • 游艇租赁
  • 电话
  • 关于我们