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OLD AGE. This needs no definition. Sometimes old age is the cause of loss of memory and of the powers of the mind, when the party may be found non compos mentis. See Aged witness; Senility.

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Wherefore," old Ebbits said with grave dignity, "there be no one to hunt meat for me in my old age, and I sit hungry by my fire and tell my story to the White Man who has given me grub, and strong tea, and tobacco for my pipe.
Ill-luck would have it that the day came when Alencon was guilty of believing that the chevalier had not always comported himself as a gentleman should, and that in fact he was secretly married in his old age to a certain Cesarine,--the mother of a child which had had the impertinence to come into the world without being called for.
Summary: Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India] March 10 (ANI): The high number of males in an Ahmedabad old age home portrays a grim reality of the society.
PAYMENT OF OLD AGE PENSION SOUGHT: The United Workers Federation has expressed resentment over the failure of the federal government to materialise its announcement of releasing old age pension to workers.
Full of Life: Old Age and Care in Urban Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
ISLAMABAD -- Old Age Benefits Institution (EOBI), providing monetary benefits to workers through various programmes, has disbursed an amount of Rs17.
Brain disease: stroke is very common in old age either from hardening of the arteries or from uncontrolled high blood pressure.
Bernie's "How To Prepare for Old Age" draws upon a veritable treasure trove of personal and professional life experiences that will help the reader prepare for their own old age and how take control of the nature of aging.
26 -- Shree Ganesh Old Age Home opened 2nd Branch at Nalasopara - East, District - Thane / Palghar, Maharashtra along with appeal / request for donation for construction of 3rd branch at Vasai
Tenders are invited for for Re-erection of 11KV pcc pole which is rusted & became very weak due to old age at village Amatoli & Bhawradand Estimate for Re-erection of 11KV pcc pole which is rusted & became very weak due to old age at village Baneya (near montfort school) Estimate for Re-erection of 01 no.
Each and every stage of human development comes with certain hopes, aspiration and achievements and attaining to the old age, man tries to find out the last question of his life.
Objectives: To analyze the effects of old age on renal transplantation (Tx) results and graft survival, and compared elderly patient population with the young patients.