For one, only women of middle-age to elderly were studied.
Erigena is the most interesting figure among the middle-age writers.
While certain styles, color and hair accessories are geared for the younger generation, forty something women should never feel the pressure to make an unwanted middle-age makeover.
The ideal time to buy long-term care insurance is probably middle-age while you are most likely to qualify for a policy and premiums costs will be lower.
Middle-age spread does nothing to enhance the look of these swimsuits, and muffin top hips are to be avoided, even for men.
Age and gender: Statistically speaking, a young man is more likely to get in an accident than a middle-age woman.
There were wide eighteenth- century ball gowns, women in little black dresses, one in a fifties poodle skirt, and several in dark dresses with ornate brocade on the bodice, like that of wealthy Middle Age royalty.
The affairs of a tribe were ruled by a council of men past middle age.
The fact that the channels of thought during the middle ages were determined in this way is usually expressed by saying that reason in the middle age is subject to authority.
In the schools and universities of the middle age the intellect of the semi-barbarous European peoples had been trained for the work of the modern world.
To begin with, we know that till the 13th century the middle age was ignorant of Greek, and possessed no philosophical works in their Greek original(see Classics).
The above constitutes the whole material which the earlier middle age had at its disposal.
See Leon Mallinger, Medee: etude sur la litterature comparee, an account of Medea in Greek, Roman, middle age and modern literature (1898); and the articles in Daremberg and Saglio's Dictionnaire des antiquites and Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie.
In middle age he became a convert to Christianity, and about 306 he went to Gaul (Treves) on the invitation of Constantine the Great, and became tutor to his eldest son, Crispus.
Up to middle age Swedenborg's position was that of a scholar, a scientist, a practical administrator, a legislator, and a man of affairs.
It is possible, though not certain, that to this date also belongs the famous portrait of himself at Munich bearing a false signature and date, 150o; in this it has been lately shown that the artist modified his own lineaments according to a preconceived scheme of facial proportion, so that it must be taken as an ideal rather than a literal presentment of himself to posterity as he appeared in the flower of his early middle age.
Baldwin was a man of a subtler type - a man capable of dealing with the intrigues of a court and with problems of law, and, as such, suited for guiding the middle age of the kingdom, which the different qualities of his predecessors had been equally suited to found.
A political middle age certainly lay between Theodosius and William the Conqueror, or at least between Justinian and Henry II.
But the middle age in science must include much of antiquity, including Pliny.
It is obviously absurd, in the face of the foregoing facts, to regard it as the end of a middle age in anything but in its own field.
Upon the whole, therefore, it would seem that not only was there no one middle age common to all branches of human evolution, except the period more definitely marked as the dark age, but that those characteristics which are generally regarded as "medieval" were by no means limited to a single epoch of European history.
The allusions which fix the dates when his satires first appeared, and the large experience of life which they imply, agree with the statement that he did not come before the world as a professed satirist till after middle age.
Having apparently enjoyed no patronage, he was by this time a man of middle age.
There, in the great cathedral school of Notre-Dame, he sat for a while under the teaching of William of Champeaux, the disciple of St Anselm and most advanced of Realists, but, presently stepping forward, he overcame the master in discussion, and thus began a long duel that issued in the downfall of the philosophic theory of Realism, till then dominant in the early Middle Age.
Through him was prepared in the Middle Age the ascendancy of the philosophical authority of Aristotle, which became firmly established in the half-century after his death, when first the completed Organon, and gradually all the other works of the Greek thinker, came to be known in the schools: before his time it was rather upon the authority of Plato that the prevailing Realism sought to lean.
He reigned, but did not rule, for twenty-four years, though he was well on in middle age before he was crowned.
Possibly this is why in middle age she's rather childlike.
I must be getting diplomatic in my middle age.
MND usually takes hold in middle age between forty-five to fifty-five years and generally proves fatal within a few short years.
Women drifting down the slope of middle age dig in their kitten heels.
Both Sarah and her sister Mary Lovell became very stout in middle age and found it an effort to walk even short distances.
From the opening passage of Euclid's Optics (c. 300 B.C.), which formed the foundation for some of the earlier middle age treatises on geometrical perspective, it would appear that the above phenomena of the simple darkened room were used by him to demonstrate the rectilinear propagation of light by the passage of sunbeams or the projection of the images of objects through small openings in windows, &c. In the book known as Aristotle's Problems (sect.
Doing excellent things continually through all the 'seventies, when he was in late middle age - gaining scope in colour, having now so many notes - faithful no longer wholly to his amazing range of subtle greys, now blithe and silvery, now nobly deep - sending to the Salon great canvases, and to the few enlightened people who would buy them of him the toile or panel of most moderate size on which he best of all expressed himself - Boudin was yet not acceptable to the public or to the fashionable dealer.
Conductive keratoplasty is a procedure used to correct presbyopia, which is a change in vision experienced by many when they reach middle age that makes it difficult to read.
Age contributes to snoring, with the rate of snoring increasing after middle age.
Individuals are often blind by middle age.
Chondrosarcomas are cancerous bone tumors that most often appear in middle age.
Personality disorders are usually recognizable by adolescence or earlier, continue throughout adulthood, and become less obvious in middle age.
Some personality disorders diminish during middle age without any treatment, while others persist throughout life despite treatment.
Distal muscular dystrophy (DD)-A form of muscular dystrophy that usually begins in middle age or later, causing weakness in the muscles of the feet and hands.
One example is pernicious anemia, a disease that tends to occur in middle age or old age and impairs the absorption of vitamin B12.
Also called familial tremor because it is sometimes inherited, it can begin in the teens or in middle age.
You don't need to cut off all of your hair just because you've reached middle age.
Many cardio machines are suitable for adults of all ages, which allows people to work out into middle age and beyond.
Counteracting these decreases with regular exercise can help keep men healthy throughout middle age and beyond.
They should be unnoticeable under a man's shirt, so guys can feel confident that no one knows just how they manage to look so sleek and trim well into middle age.
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