All vital organs begin to lose some function as you age. Aging changes have been found in all of the body's cells, tissues, and organs, and these changes affect the functioning of all body systems.
Living tissue is made up of cells. There are many different types of cells, but all have the same basic structure. Tissues are layers of similar cells that perform a specific function. The different kinds of tissues group together to form organs.
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