We all know the importance of a balanced diet, but as we get older our nutritional requirements change slightly. If you're over 65, or are caring for someone who is, it's important to be aware of the slight dietary changes you may need to make.
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Losing your hearing is a distressing experience at any age, but recent research suggests that it may have more profound implications for the elderly than has been previously thought.
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As Britain's population ages, so does the number of drivers aged 65 and over - indeed, according to statistics from the AA, in the year 2030 nearly 90% of men over 70 will be driving. The freedom to drive a car is of huge importance to older people because it increases personal independence - but how long can you safely drive for, and what advice is available for drivers over the age of 65?
In today's tech-filled world, we take online access for granted - it's easy to forget that it's only in the last 20 years or so that we've become so digitally literate. The older generation often find themselves left behind, and statistics from 2013 show that 45% of those aged 75 or over have never used the internet.