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  1. Thomson fruit seller 2

    I sell fruits because it’s fun: 97-year-old granny in viral post sees wave of kindness

    The day after a Facebook post about the elderly Thomson fruit seller went viral, one customer gave her S$100 for all her stock, just 30 minutes ...
  2. senior citizen in wheelchair, with caregiver - singapore file photo (1)

    Commentary: Burden of caring for ageing parents weighs heaviest on unmarried daughters

    Women are expected to live well into their mid-80s, but many will find themselves unable to afford care in their old age when they are busy caring ...
  3. Elderly on wheelchair

    Applications for new home caregiving grant to open from Oct 1

  4. Elderly and middle-aged people exercise with wooden dumbbells during a health promotion event to ma

    Even a little exercise linked to a longer life: Study

  5. South Korean elderly find new friends in AI speakers | Video
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    South Korean elderly find new friends in AI speakers | Video

    South Koreans are aging rapidly with the elderly population accounting for more than 14 per cent of its 51 million population. Many elderly are ...
  6. elderly woman senior citizen singapore file photo

    Commentary: It is high time for a Ministry on Ageing Issues

    Such a ministry can bring into sharper focus the concerns, challenges and aspirations of seniors, says SUSS’ Dr Helen Ko.
  7. patient on hospital bed

    Commentary: Your spouse or your parents? Who should decide when to take you off life support?

    Plan how to leave well, if we want to live well, say NUS' Sumytra Menon and NUHS' Dr Noreen Chan.
  8. Illustration of the augmented reality mobile game "Pokemon Go"

    Commentary: Meet Sofia, the 67-year-old widow who uses Pokemon Go to fight depression

    An elderly woman from Spain spends a lot of her time with the gaming app - and social workers recommend it, university professors Larissa Hjorth ...