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FGL. HL. Disabilities and Rehabilitation

Seniors & disabilities (April, 2012)

The aging of the world’s population is having a major impact on disability trends. Advancing age increases the risk of acquiring a disability. In the Americas as in the rest of the world, the prevalence of disability is increasing as a result of aging as well the rise of chronic health conditions, trends that are expected to continue and even intensify in the next decades.

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