Aging is not a symptom of brain cancer but it is a cause. Brain tumors most frequently occur in adults over the age of 85. However, it’s not all good news because some forms of brain cancer are more common in children. They remain rare but they are possible.
It’s important to live a healthy and active lifestyle when we’re younger to reduce the potential for health problems as we age. Experts remain uncertain about how brain tumors occur. Nonetheless, they do know that the elderly are more prone and vulnerable to its effects. (via The Guardian)