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The physical changes of middle adulthood

Discuss the physical changes that take place in middle adulthood. Why is there a "double standard" in our society for men and women in this area?

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The period of middle adulthood ranges from ages 45-64. During this time a number of physical changes can take place.
Many people in this stage lose the ability to hear high-pitched noises. Vision also decreases for men and women . Their ability to focus begins to decline. As adults pass through this stage their physical strength also decreases. Some of their muscle is replaced as fat. ...

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There are many physical changes that can take place during middle adulthood. The following solution discusses these changes and also explains why there is a " double standard ' for men and women in this area.