dali48 and studying and playing chess and stopping smoking etc...
14.01.2001 - Interpretation of dali48
Physical and mental changes in age:
Brain weight (-44%), wasting memory, blood flow (-20%), less reserve in case of illness, reduced physical activity, heart beat volume at rest (-30%), renal blood flow (-50%), nerve speed (-10%), flavor buds (-65%), no pleasure in eating, heart rate (-25%), slow excretion of medication. maximum blood oxygen consumption (-60%), dwindling power reserves (e.g., hiking in the mountains), vital capacity (-44%), maximum physical activity (-30%), lower performance, higher susceptibility to injury, basic metabolism (-16%), problems in the water balance, etc... (Vkg/Wie)
Symptoms of dementia:
Absentmindedness, memory, orientation disorder, speech problems, anxiety, lack of interest, lack of excitement, mood swings, apathy, irritability, aggressiveness, disturbance of walking, urinary and fecal incontinence... (Meyers Lexikon 2000)
Annex2 to the blogs of dali48
09/22/2011 - Interview with Author dali48 on Google +