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The Ageing Process, Cognitive Development in Late Adulthood, and Factors Affecting Lifespan

2 pages | 420 words

This essay looks at the ageing process, cognitive development in late adulthood and factors affecting lifespan. It discusses how ageing is a natural process that cannot be stopped or reversed, but medical science and strict regulation on food and drugs can prolong life expectancy. The essay also looks at how cognitive development in late adulthood is possible but not common, and how various factors such as genetics, lifestyle choices, environmental factors and medical conditions can affect lifespan.