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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,...

Food Delivery Programs May Reduce Senior Healthcare Costs

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) Ensuring that vulnerable elderly are well-fed could trim their healthcare costs, especially for emergency-room visits, U.S. researchers say Seniors in the Boston...

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...

Aging Japan: Robots May Have Role in Future of Elder Care

By Malcolm Foster TOKYO (Reuters) Paro the furry seal cries softly while an elderly woman pets it. Pepper, a humanoid, waves while leading a group...
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