SC asks Centre to increase pension amount for senior citizens, set up old age home in each district
General Wellbeing, Senior Lifestyle, Senior Care Industry
The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Centre to increase to increase the pension amount for senior citizens and take steps to set up at least one old age home in each district in order to provide succour to elders who are below the poverty line.
Researchers Confront an Epidemic of Loneliness
General Wellbeing, Senior Care
Loneliness is an aversive signal much like thirst, hunger or pain. Denying you feel lonely makes no more sense than denying you feel hunger. Yet the very word “lonely” carries a negative connotation.
We know pets rock, but what they can do for seniors is amazing.
Healthy Ageing, General Wellbeing, Senior Lifestyle
Nowadays, more health organizations are using animals to help their patients and residents feel better, too. It's especially true for seniors.