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Why the old are cold
Author(s)Mary Lewin
Journal titleReprint: New Scientist, 1 February 1973
Pagespp 246-247
AnnotationAn alarming number of old people literally die of cold. Contrary to popular belief, this is not simply because they cannot afford to provide adequate heating. An increased decline in the efficiency of old people's temperature regulation systems contributes to their death. (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-930907051 A
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