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Quick Facts: Older People's Health Issues
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Many older people fear falling and with good reason. Falls are common—at least 1 in 3 older people falls once a year. Falls can lead to serious injury.
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Cirrhosis is the widespread distortion of the liver's internal structure that occurs when a large amount of normal liver tissue is permanently replaced with nonfunctioning scar tissue. Which of the following is a common cause of cirrhosis of the liver in developed countries?