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Fill in the blank with the correct key term to complete each sentence. 

1. ____________________ therapy is a proposed method of neutralizing free radicals, which may contribute to aging and disease processes. 

2. ____________________ theories of aging attempt to explain the physical changes of aging. 

3. _____________________ ____________________ are unstable molecules produced by the body during the normal processes of respiration and metabolism or following exposure to radiation and pollution. 

4. The premise of the ___________________ theory is that there is an increase in autoimmune diseases and allergies with aging, because of changes in the immune system. 

5. The disengagement theory and the activity theory are the two examples of _____________________ theory. 

6. There is no single unified rationale for why we age or why different people live for different lengths of time, but _______________ help to explain and give some logical order to our observations.

7. Describe the advantages and disadvantages of antioxidant therapy. ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ 

8. Discuss some of the limitations of hormone therapy. ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________

9. Identify the main points of Newman’s theory of aging. ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ 

10. Identify the main points of Havighurst’s theory of aging. ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________