secondary aging

(noun) The type of aging caused by disease, exposure to environmental hazards, lack of physical activity, poor nutrition, and other unhealthy habits such as excessive alcohol intake and smoking.

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How to Cite the Definition of Secondary Aging

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “secondary aging.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved December 19, 2018 (http://sociologydictionary.org/secondary-aging/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

secondary aging. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from http://sociologydictionary.org/secondary-aging/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “secondary aging.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed December 19, 2018. http://sociologydictionary.org/secondary-aging/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“secondary aging.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 19 Dec. 2018. <http://sociologydictionary.org/secondary-aging/>.