IIUM Repository

The stress and free radical towards disease and aging.

May, Khin Soe (2011) The stress and free radical towards disease and aging. In: Current Issues in pharmacy. IIUM Press, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 215-226. ISBN 9789674180195

PDF (The stress and free radical towards disease and aging) - Published Version
Download (270kB) | Preview


All living things will grow old, and inevitably all will die one day. This is a normal process to grow old, to have disease and die. Death is no exception. However, the rate of disease occurrence varies with different people. Moreover, the psychological distress influences the onset of age related disease and biological aging. Actually, aging is a multi-factorial process, and many contributing mechanisms have not clearly been identified yet. However, there are so many theories have been explained the underlying biological basis of aging process (Curtler, 1994). The various interactive factors which contribute to the aging process have been shown in figure

Item Type: Book Chapter
Additional Information: 4550/18512
Uncontrolled Keywords: Stress, free radical, disease, aging
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Pharmacy > Department of Basic Medical Sciences
Depositing User: Dr May Khin Soe
Date Deposited: 28 Aug 2012 11:34
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2012 11:34
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/18512

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item


Downloads per month over past year