01/31Once you turn 50, you're bound to feel all these health issues

Once you turn 50, you're bound to feel all these health issues

Hitting 50 is such an achievement as well as a disappointment. It's because you're no more in your 20s or 30s or even 40s and you know your body is going through changes and you're now starting to get wrinkly and coping up with keeping the kind of energy you had when you were in your early adult phase. It's also an age where you feel like you've accomplished quite a lot of things and have a beautiful family, you probably own a beautiful house as well and have been consistent at your beautiful job too. But as much as you'd want to keep feeling good about turning 50, your body is facing a lot more health issues than you might notice. And that's exactly why we're here to tell you how you might face a few unexpected health issues once you're half a century old.


02/31You notice floaters

You notice floaters

Floaters can really start occurring at any stage in life but most likely after you hit 50. These are changes in the gel structure in the back of your eyes which is called the vitreous. This becomes more solid and form clumps that float through the vision. The symptoms of these include spots in the vision that can appear as webs, dots, lines, rings or any shapes at all.


03/31You Have Tendonitis

You Have Tendonitis

This condition is more common when you hit the number 50 on your age. And it's because the tendon loses its flexibility and becomes inflamed which ultimately causes chronic pain and inflammation. Tendonitis can mostly happen in your arms and legs and it can even get worse after repetitive motion activities.


04/31You have vaginal dryness

You have vaginal dryness

Vaginal dryness can happen to any woman, although it is more common after menopause. These are the combination of menopausal symptoms that are brought on by a drop in the body's production of estrogen. To cure this, you can make use of some tablets or moisturizers only after you ask your doctor.


05/31You get more eczema

You get more eczema

You develop more skin conditions once you hit 50 or if you have any, they worsen with age. Skin conditions like psoriasis, eczema and other disorders starts to surface even more after you cross the age of 50.


06/31You've got a Hernia

You've got a Hernia

Hernia is basically the result of laxity building in the connection between the top of your stomach as well as the diaphragm. It allows the stomach to slide into your chest which can result from the pressure that is brought on by obesity. Although, it is also related to the connective tissue loosening due to age, obesity or connective tissue disorder.


07/31Your skin starts breaking out

Your skin starts breaking out

You must know that your skin will start ageing as you grow old. And breaking out is partly because of your body producing less collagen with age. Collagen is the protein that helps in making up almost 75% of the protein that's needed for your skin which also helps in increasing the elasticity and ability to renew your skin. Hence, you should be consuming a diet or supplements that helps in increasing the collagen for your skin.


08/31You have an overactive bladder

You have an overactive bladder

An overactive bladder can lead to urgent need to urinate or urinate often which is a normal part of ageing. But you must talk about this to the doctor to get it treated and about various options to better your bladder. It could be medication or even bladder botox or surgery.


09/31You have dry eyes

You have dry eyes

As you age, your tear gland produces less tear volume. The glands in the eyelids also start to atrophy and produces less of the oily part of the tears which helps in preventing their evaporation. These factors can contribute to almost everyone post the age of 50 and give you dry eyes.


10/31You've lost muscle tone

You've lost muscle tone

Since you age, your collagen decreases and you start facing lack of muscle tension from all the exercising that you do. This is when you must start to accept that your body won't look like it did when you were in your 20s. You should start consuming more protein rich diet in order to stay toned.