Elderly


Retirement a distant dream for some
Shannon Roberts | Jan 14 2015 | comment  
But is that a bad thing?

Should they be driven off the road?
Shannon Roberts | Nov 10 2014 | comment  
There is never a convenient time to stop driving.

Skills gap looms for United Kingdom
Shannon Roberts | Nov 19 2013 | comment  
Are older workers undervalued?

Hey! Old People! Stop being a burden on the rest of us!
Marcus Roberts | Feb 19 2013 | comment  
The Japanese finance minister has decided that his party doesn't need the elderly vote.

Malaysia’s planned new eco-city
Shannon Roberts | Nov 5 2012 | comment  
Malaysia is planning a new green, energy efficient eco-city called “Iskandar Malaysia”. The country expects the new development, which covers about 2500 square kilometres, to have 3 million residents by 2025.

The elderly - a boon for the economy?
Marcus Roberts | Apr 30 2012 | comment  
A new report suggests that the elderly are economically beneficial.

Dementia to triple worldwide by 2050
Shannon Buckley | Apr 12 2012 | comment  
It makes sense that with an aging baby boomer population the effects of aging will also increase over the coming decades. So it doesn’t come as too much of a surprise that the World Health Organisation (“WHO”) expects cases of people living with dementia to triple worldwide by 2050. The WHO report has has brought renewed support for euthanasia from some.

US Centenarians - Not as Common as Once Thought
Marcus Roberts | Feb 8 2012 | comment  
New research has overturned the assumption that mortality rates flatten out above the age of 80.

A more elderly workforce for a more elderly society?
Marcus Roberts | Apr 11 2011 | comment  
Our ageing population requires a rethink on our approach to the working elderly.
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