What Is the Problem of Adult Spina Bifida?

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As people age, they experience various physical manifestations of the aging process. Muscle strength, flexibility and endurance decrease, and the risk of osteoarthritis and osteoporosis rises. Aging affects the central nervous system, decreasing sensation and balance. The skin thins and becomes less elastic. Adults with spina bifida experience the usual manifestations of age, but since spina bifida puts pressure on many body systems, age-related declines in affected areas may occur sooner or be more severe. To learn more you should go to a medical professional. Keyword: adult spina bifida problem