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  1. 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 ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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 ...
  6. Elderly parents health check screening

    Commentary: Opening earlier and more - some senior care centres in Taiwan take service to new levels

    New innovative concepts in Taiwan promote dignity and compassion in old age and senior care, says SUSS’s Sng Hock Lin.
  7. ‘Seeds of Love’ urban farming project

    ‘Seeds of Love’ urban farming project to promote active ageing

    Everyone can soon try their hand at urban farming at four of Thye Hua Kwan's (THK) centres for the elderly.