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Human Aging: Biological Perspectives (DiGiovanna)

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    The intended audience for this book consists of students and other intelligent readers who have little or no background in science, particularly in biology. These individuals may want to learn about the biology of aging in humans for personal reasons or as part of their preparation for careers that involve working with older people, such as health care, sociology, social work, recreation, education, and psychology. These readers may also need to know about diseases that commonly affect the elderly. For students, this book will serve as a text in courses that emphasize or are devoted entirely to the biology of aging in humans.

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