November 01, 2020 4:06 pm
They may not have been born unlocking smartphones or punching on keypads, but India’s elderly have witnessed some of the most difficult challenges, and have overcome those with their resilience
August 21, 2020 12:30 pm
On World Senior Citizen's Day today, find out how the elderly population of the country can be constantly monitored, their health managed, without really bringing about a drastic change in the family structure.
June 15, 2020 12:54 pm
Social workers the world over are hopeful that this will help create a ripple effect to energise society to completely eradicate elderly abuse in the near future.
March 26, 2020 11:14 pm
One such group is the Friends of Senior Citizens, spread all across the city, which is ready to help senior citizens by delivering essentials at their doorsteps. From day-to-day stuff, grocery, medicines and even home-made tiffins, these groups offer all.
May 25, 2020 1:42 pm
People with reduced or compromised immunity, such as the elderly, are more vulnerable to COVID-19.
June 23, 2018 11:48 am
A new study states that the elderly can benefit from consuming four cups of coffee daily. The caffeine intake helps enhance heart functioning as well as help recover from heart attacks.
March 22, 2015 1:43 am
Special trains equipped with attendants, medical aid & free fooding and lodging would be provided at the destinations.
July 20, 2014 11:21 am
The 2011 Census has shown that the elderly population (60+) of India accounted for 98.3 million.
August 12, 2011 6:42 pm
Study said women over 75,with a BMI greater than 27.4,had 2.1-year shorter life expectancy.