Tagged: ageing

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

You might live till you’re 103

Half of Today’s children will live until the age of 103, meaning people will have to work longer to support themselves and the rapidly-rising older population will have to learn to get by without relying...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

We’re Now Living 6 Years Longer

life expectancy has increased by six years in a generation research has shown. Global life expectancy at birth rose by 5.8 years for men and 6.6  for women between 1990 and 2013. But UK women...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Demanding Jobs = Quick Wits

Workers with demanding jobs dealing with people or complex data are more likely to stay mentally sharp, scientists claim. Better memories and thinking ability belong to those in close contact with others such as social...