Divorce hits later, as couples stay together longer

MUMBAI: Australians are getting divorced later in life, with the age at divorce hitting a record high of 45 years for men and 43 years for women in 2015, as both sexes delay marriage but stay married for longer.

This means both men and women Read More »

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Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimeCHENNAI: Retirement villages and care homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively Read More »

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Study links prostate cancer treatment to dementia

KANPUR: A second study has found a connection between treatments that target male hormones and dementia.

Earlier research by a team from the University of Pennsylvania and Stanford University found increased risk for Alzheimer’s disease. The new study, from the same institutions, published Thursday in Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award


MUMBAI: The sixteenth entry for the seniors housing Global Awards 2017 has been received.

Sacred Heart Residences, low-income housing for people 62 and older, at the corner of 5th and Turner streets, Allentown. The building, which would also include a geriatric rehabilitation center run by Read More »

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