elderly


Encouraging inter-generational living is a cure for loneliness

Shannon Roberts | 01 September 2019 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: aging population, China, elderly, loneliness, United States


Understanding loneliness In older adults - and tailoring a solution

Judith Graham | 08 April 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: elderly, loneliness


The effects of childlessness on the elderly

Shannon Roberts | 13 November 2018 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: demography, elderly, family size


The Eleanor Rigbys of the world are health time bombs

Michael Cook | 05 January 2018 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: elderly, loneliness


Older netizens: being online can keep you healthy

Cecilia Galatolo | 27 Nov 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: elderly, internet, mental health


What happened when we introduced 4-year-olds to an old people’s home

Melrose Stewart and Malcolm Johnson | 22 August 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: ageing, elderly, nursing homes


This is hard-working America at its absolute best

Michael Cook | 29 March 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: elderly, Elderly, retirement age, United States, work, Work
94-year-old Loraine Mauer is still serving customers


Ageing in harmony: why the third act of life should be musical

Jennifer MacRitchie | 02 June 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: elderly, health, music
Music programmes offer many general benefits to health and wellbeing.


Will your hologram replace you?

Denyse O'Leary | 19 May 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: bereavement, elderly, virtual reality


Retirement a distant dream for some

Shannon Roberts | 14 January 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: elderly, retirement age, Singapore


Will our elders be left behind with dying media?

Denyse O'Leary | 26 Dec 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: elderly, media literacy, new media


Elderspeak is demeaning

Craig Klugman | 25 November 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: elderly, elderspeak, human dignity
Why are residents of nursing homes addressed as if they were children?


Bringing the elderly back to life with music

Michael Cook | 14 November 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: dementia, elderly, music
A touching documentary asks why so many elderly have been abandoned in dehumanising nursing homes.


Should they be driven off the road?

Shannon Roberts | 10 November 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: baby boomers, demography, driving, elderly, laws


Skills gap looms for United Kingdom

Shannon Roberts | 19 November 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: elderly, skills shortage, United Kingdom


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