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How is technology helping the #aging population live longer, healthier lives? #infographic #seniors

20 Facts about Senior Isolation That Will Stun You

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East Asia's latest worry: Aging population

Many countries in East Asia risk losing as much as 15 percent of their workforce to aging population by 2040, according to the World Bank.

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Depression in the Elderly. Not to be scoffed at -- the highest rates of suicide are actually in this population! #elderly #caregiver

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Rabbit blowing a horn. Among the marginal creatures populating medieval manuscripts musical animals are fairly common.

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Ancient boundaries are the strongest

GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage ... shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in 450-600AD. The project, carried out by Oxford University, is particularly interesting because it would seem that this genetic make-up bears out those old traditions and clichés about how [people] relate to each other. So the age-old rivalries between Devon and Cornwall – take…

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