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Geriatry-Related Diseases

Geriatric diseases include diseases that appear only in old age, diseases that persist up to old age, and other diseases that occur in people of all ages. Because the body of an old person is very different from the body of a younger adult, diseases affect older people differently, and a geriatric physician is the best person to consult for them.

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Gout may significantly increase the risk of dementia in elderly, reveals a new study.

The results of the study suggest that gout is associa.....
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