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In Daytime Discos, South Korea’s Elderly Find Escape from Anxiety

elderlBy Cynthia Kim SEOUL (Reuters) A discotheque hidden among the back alleys of eastern Seoul is packed with hundreds of grey-haired couples on a Monday afternoon,...

In Ageing Thailand, Developers Race to Supply Locals and Elderly Expats

By Chayut Setboonsarng and Panarat Thepgumpanat BANGKOK (Reuters)  At 79, Thai businessman Boon Vasin's latest $500 million venture is a bet on a market he knows...

New Brain Memory Cells Develop Well into Old Age

By Will Boggs MD (Reuters Health) Well into our 70s, we continue to develop new cells in an area of the brain responsible for new memories...

Fall Prevention Gets Harder When Elderly Leave Hospital

By Mary Gillis (Reuters Health) More efforts are needed to prevent falls among the elderly, especially those just discharged from the hospital, Australian researchers say Older adults...

Economy, Incentives and Migrants Give Germany Baby Boom

BERLIN (Reuters) More babies were born in Germany in 2016 than in any year since 1996, thanks to a booming economy, government incentives and...

Surprising Bat Genetic Trait Holds Secrets of Longevity

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) Bats are the longest-lived mammals relative to body size, and a species called the greater mouse-eared bat lives especially long....
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