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Exercise Programs for Older Females
A discussion on osteoarthritis and exercise programs for older females.
# 141179 | 2,500 words | 5 sources | APA | 2006 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2006 in Medical and Health (Nutrition and Exercise) , Aging (Gerontology)

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The paper looks at how Payne, Mowen and Rodriguez (2006) stipulate that in excess of 42 million people in the United States have arthritis and that it is responsible for over $51 billion in health care costs today (p. 20). The paper relates that at the current time, it is estimated that by the year 2012, there will be over 60 million people suffering from osteoarthritis, which is considered the most disabling disease affecting the older population of the nation. The paper discusses how Fries (1999) states that individuals with osteoarthritis are usually diagnosed between the ages of 45-90 (p. 10; Burke & Laramie, 2000, p. 34; Rees, 2003, p. 6).

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