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Ageing Populations

The phenomenon of population ageing occurs when the median age of a country or region increases due to successive low rates of birth or rising life ex

Depression

A common affliction for the elderly who live alone is depression, and many studies have found that the rate of this illness is increasing amongst the

Traditional Values

Traditional values, which are sometimes called family values, are often purported by elderly generations to be the best idea for long term stability a

Elderly In Politics

It is undoubtedly becoming more popular for the elderly to become, and stay as politicans, particularly in the countries of the United Kingdom and the

Retirement

Most people choose to retire at a certain age in their life. To retire means to cease working for a living, with almost all retirees receiving some ki

Taking Care of Older People in Society

Elderly people played a significant role in our communities when they were younger, and they have so much experience which we can apply today. Their wisdom is still precious to our society, even though age has slowed them down physically. It is …

Substance Abuse

A growing problem amongst the elderly, as reported by many sources, is substance abuse, the excessive or harmful use of substances, such as drugs. The