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The Atlantic
6 hours ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Made a Healthy Decision

Difficult conversations about a person's decline, even in private, are rare in American life. [ more ]
www.cnn.com
8 years ago
Health

100 hours of help, no pay for caregivers

People with dementia account for over 40% of unpaid caregivers' time
1 in 9 people over 65 has Alzheimer's disease [ more ]
The Atlantic
6 hours ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Made a Healthy Decision

Difficult conversations about a person's decline, even in private, are rare in American life. [ more ]
www.cnn.com
8 years ago
Health

100 hours of help, no pay for caregivers

People with dementia account for over 40% of unpaid caregivers' time
1 in 9 people over 65 has Alzheimer's disease [ more ]
moreelderly-care
Alternative Medicine Magazine
1 month ago
Alternative medicine

Cutting-edge eye health supplement

Maintaining healthy eyesight is crucial with the aging population and increased digital device usage. HealthyCell's Eye Health MicroGel™ offers a convenient and effective solution for optimal vision. [ more ]
#climate-change
Truthout
1 month ago
Health

Climate-Fueled Extreme Temperatures Are Especially Deadly for Aging Populations

Older adults are most vulnerable to extreme heatwaves, which are becoming more frequent due to climate change and the aging population. [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
Health

More older adults are at risk of heat stress as temperatures rise. What can be done?

Older adults are the most vulnerable to extreme heat, and the combination of rising global temperatures and an aging population will lead to more heat-related deaths. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
OMG science

More than 200 million seniors face extreme heat risks in coming decades, study finds

The aging global population will face increasing risks from heat due to climate change by 2050. [ more ]
Truthout
1 month ago
Health

Climate-Fueled Extreme Temperatures Are Especially Deadly for Aging Populations

Older adults are most vulnerable to extreme heatwaves, which are becoming more frequent due to climate change and the aging population. [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
Health

More older adults are at risk of heat stress as temperatures rise. What can be done?

Older adults are the most vulnerable to extreme heat, and the combination of rising global temperatures and an aging population will lead to more heat-related deaths. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
OMG science

More than 200 million seniors face extreme heat risks in coming decades, study finds

The aging global population will face increasing risks from heat due to climate change by 2050. [ more ]
moreclimate-change
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Europe must find a way to help fund the fight against Putin for its own sake

Europe balances aging population needs with supporting Ukraine amidst the war in a defining moment in history. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Medicine

The Growing Epidemic of Elderly Abuse

Elder abuse is on the rise, impacting the aging population with neglect, abuse, and emotional issues. [ more ]
www.thelocal.fr
2 months ago
France politics

PODCAST: Major French border changes explained and could France ban screens for kids?

May 1st in France involves protests, lucky flowers, and unique rituals. Podcast discusses topics from 'better aging' laws to screen time limits for children and new EU passport checks. [ more ]
#labor-shortage
www.dw.com
3 months ago
Germany news

Germany targeting Indian students to address labor shortages DW 04/22/2024

Germany faces a critical labor shortage and aging population, with a projected deficit of 7 million skilled workers by 2035. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 months ago
Germany news

Germany targets Indian students to address labor shortages DW 04/22/2024

Germany faces labor shortage and aging population, emphasizing need for international student talent to bridge the gap. [ more ]
BBC News
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Can AI help solve Japan's labour shortages?

AI technology is being utilized to tackle Japan's labor shortage due to the shrinking population. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 months ago
Germany news

Germany targeting Indian students to address labor shortages DW 04/22/2024

Germany faces a critical labor shortage and aging population, with a projected deficit of 7 million skilled workers by 2035. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 months ago
Germany news

Germany targets Indian students to address labor shortages DW 04/22/2024

Germany faces labor shortage and aging population, emphasizing need for international student talent to bridge the gap. [ more ]
BBC News
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Can AI help solve Japan's labour shortages?

AI technology is being utilized to tackle Japan's labor shortage due to the shrinking population. [ more ]
morelabor-shortage
Inverse
4 months ago
Health

New Twin Study Reveals A Potential Brain-Gut Connection

Fiber supplement improved brain function in aging population.
Gut microbiome's influence on cognitive health. [ more ]
San Francisco Bay Times
4 months ago
San Francisco

Help California Plan for an Aging LGBTQ+ Population - San Francisco Bay Times

California predicts rapid growth of older adults, including LGBTQ+ individuals.
State launches survey to address unique needs of LGBTQ+ seniors for an inclusive aging plan. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
5 months ago
Public health

A 'senior tsunami' is about to hit Ontario and it needs more home-care workers, report says | CBC News

Ontario will see a spike in demand for home-care workers due to the rising senior population.
Substantial growth in various occupations in home care is needed to maintain current service levels. [ more ]
#japan
www.theguardian.com
5 months ago
Germany news

Japan loses crown as world's third-largest economy after it slips into recession

Japan has been surpassed by Germany as the world's third-largest economy and has entered a recession.
The weakening yen and an aging population are major factors contributing to Japan's economic decline. [ more ]
Ft
6 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Avatars, robots and AI: Japan turns to innovation to tackle labour crisis

Japan's aging population is causing labor shortages in industries like agriculture, retail, and construction.
Companies are rethinking their business models by using robots, automation, and technology to fill the gaps in the labor market. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
5 months ago
Germany news

Japan loses crown as world's third-largest economy after it slips into recession

Japan has been surpassed by Germany as the world's third-largest economy and has entered a recession.
The weakening yen and an aging population are major factors contributing to Japan's economic decline. [ more ]
Ft
6 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Avatars, robots and AI: Japan turns to innovation to tackle labour crisis

Japan's aging population is causing labor shortages in industries like agriculture, retail, and construction.
Companies are rethinking their business models by using robots, automation, and technology to fill the gaps in the labor market. [ more ]
morejapan
#retirement
www.esquire.com
5 months ago
Business

The Seismic Shift That's About to Change the American Workplace? Older Employees

The American workforce is facing a demographic shift due to an aging population that will have a significant impact on the labor force.
Encouraging older workers to extend their careers is a potential strategy to counter this trend. [ more ]
www.npr.org
6 months ago
US news

They flocked to build China's cities. Now builders are aging with little retirement

China's aging population is affecting its workforce, particularly migrant workers who have little savings or formal pensions for retirement.
Nearly 30% of migrant workers in China are 50 years old or older, and they face challenges in terms of healthcare and retirement benefits. [ more ]
www.esquire.com
5 months ago
Business

The Seismic Shift That's About to Change the American Workplace? Older Employees

The American workforce is facing a demographic shift due to an aging population that will have a significant impact on the labor force.
Encouraging older workers to extend their careers is a potential strategy to counter this trend. [ more ]
www.npr.org
6 months ago
US news

They flocked to build China's cities. Now builders are aging with little retirement

China's aging population is affecting its workforce, particularly migrant workers who have little savings or formal pensions for retirement.
Nearly 30% of migrant workers in China are 50 years old or older, and they face challenges in terms of healthcare and retirement benefits. [ more ]
moreretirement
www.scientificamerican.com
5 months ago
Science

Shrinking Family Sizes May Change Our Experience with Aging

Extended families around the world are getting smaller as people live longer and have fewer children.
The declining availability of extended family support will increase the burden of caring for older people and children, especially in lower-income countries. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
Europe news

An Italian Town Full of the Elderly Wants to Feel Young Again

San Giovanni Lipioni has become the town with the oldest average population in Italy
The town is embracing its aging population as a lifeline [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
6 months ago
Public health

Number of dementia patients in Ontario has risen 48% since 2010, new data released by OMA shows | CBC News

The number of people with dementia in Ontario has increased by 48% since 2010.
Doctors are calling for investments in home care to better support people with dementia. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
6 months ago
Europe politics

The EU loses about a million workers per year due to aging. Migration official urges legal options

EU member states will need to address the challenge of an aging population
There is a need to shift away from illegal migration and find legitimate alternatives [ more ]
#healthcare
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

White Christmas unlikely in Toronto this year with warm weather ahead

The number of seniors in Canada's visible minority population is projected to triple in the next 20 years.
Experts believe that health-care systems in Canada are not prepared to meet the needs of the increasingly diverse senior population. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

'Unexplainable': Toronto apartment residents upset following death of 3-year-old boy

Canada's senior population is projected to reach over 11 million people by 2043
The aging population will impact sectors like health care and employment [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Third Marineland beluga that moved to U.S. aquarium dies

Canada's senior population is projected to exceed 11 million by 2043
The aging population will have implications on sectors like healthcare and employment [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Porter Airlines flight diverts to Toronto Pearson as 'precaution'

Canada's senior population is projected to surpass 11 million by 2043.
The aging population will have significant impacts on sectors like healthcare and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Man allegedly spraypaints antisemitic graffiti at 2 TTC stations

Canada's senior population is projected to exceed 11 million by 2043.
The aging population will have significant implications for sectors such as health care and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Ontario is the only province offering the new RSV vaccine to eligible groups for free. Here's what to know

Canada's senior population is projected to exceed 11 million people by 2043.
The rapid rise in the number of older Canadians will have significant implications on sectors like health care and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

White Christmas unlikely in Toronto this year with warm weather ahead

The number of seniors in Canada's visible minority population is projected to triple in the next 20 years.
Experts believe that health-care systems in Canada are not prepared to meet the needs of the increasingly diverse senior population. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

'Unexplainable': Toronto apartment residents upset following death of 3-year-old boy

Canada's senior population is projected to reach over 11 million people by 2043
The aging population will impact sectors like health care and employment [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Third Marineland beluga that moved to U.S. aquarium dies

Canada's senior population is projected to exceed 11 million by 2043
The aging population will have implications on sectors like healthcare and employment [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Porter Airlines flight diverts to Toronto Pearson as 'precaution'

Canada's senior population is projected to surpass 11 million by 2043.
The aging population will have significant impacts on sectors like healthcare and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Man allegedly spraypaints antisemitic graffiti at 2 TTC stations

Canada's senior population is projected to exceed 11 million by 2043.
The aging population will have significant implications for sectors such as health care and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Ontario is the only province offering the new RSV vaccine to eligible groups for free. Here's what to know

Canada's senior population is projected to exceed 11 million people by 2043.
The rapid rise in the number of older Canadians will have significant implications on sectors like health care and employment. [ more ]
morehealthcare
#labor-shortages
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Popular children's toy being pulled from the toy section by two major retailers

The senior population in Canada is expected to grow, leading to more people leaving the workforce than entering it.
This could worsen labor shortages and potentially lead to higher wages for employees. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Driver charged in Etobicoke collision that left pedestrian dead

More Canadians will leave the workforce than enter it in the coming decades as the senior population grows.
This will worsen labor shortages and potentially lead to higher wages. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Video shows group with gas cans before fire guts $13.8M mansion

More Canadians will be leaving the workforce than entering it as the senior population grows
This could lead to higher wages for employees [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Police officer pleads guilty to discreditable conduct after 'unwanted' contact with domestic violence victim

Canada's senior population is growing, leading to a decrease in the number of Canadians entering the workforce.
This will cause labor shortages and potentially lead to higher wages for employees. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Popular children's toy being pulled from the toy section by two major retailers

The senior population in Canada is expected to grow, leading to more people leaving the workforce than entering it.
This could worsen labor shortages and potentially lead to higher wages for employees. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Driver charged in Etobicoke collision that left pedestrian dead

More Canadians will leave the workforce than enter it in the coming decades as the senior population grows.
This will worsen labor shortages and potentially lead to higher wages. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Video shows group with gas cans before fire guts $13.8M mansion

More Canadians will be leaving the workforce than entering it as the senior population grows
This could lead to higher wages for employees [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Police officer pleads guilty to discreditable conduct after 'unwanted' contact with domestic violence victim

Canada's senior population is growing, leading to a decrease in the number of Canadians entering the workforce.
This will cause labor shortages and potentially lead to higher wages for employees. [ more ]
morelabor-shortages
#canada
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Two 14-year-old boys charged in connection with stabbing of teenager at Don Mills subway station

The senior population in Canada is growing, which will lead to more Canadians leaving the workforce than entering it.
This trend could worsen labour shortages and increase wages for employees. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Former GTA hockey coach sentenced to nearly five years in prison for sexual offences against 15-year-old girl

More Canadians will be leaving the workforce than entering it as the senior population grows in Canada.
This will worsen labour shortages and potentially lead to higher wages. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Best meteor shower of the year can be seen from Toronto Wednesday night

Canada's senior population is projected to exceed 11 million by 2043.
The rapid increase in older Canadians will have significant implications on sectors such as healthcare and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Video appears to show Toronto officer kneeling on man's neck during arrest; police deny claim

Canada's senior population is projected to reach over 11 million people by 2043.
The rapid increase in the number of older Canadians will have significant impacts on sectors like health care and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Man seriously injured after stabbing in Ajax, Ont.

Canada's senior population is projected to exceed 11 million people by 2043.
The aging population will have significant impacts on sectors like health care and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Doug Ford government sidesteps questions about Eglinton Crosstown LRT amid uncertain completion

Canada's senior population is expected to exceed 11 million people by 2043.
The rapid rise in the number of older Canadians will have wide-reaching implications on sectors such as health care and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Two 14-year-old boys charged in connection with stabbing of teenager at Don Mills subway station

The senior population in Canada is growing, which will lead to more Canadians leaving the workforce than entering it.
This trend could worsen labour shortages and increase wages for employees. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Former GTA hockey coach sentenced to nearly five years in prison for sexual offences against 15-year-old girl

More Canadians will be leaving the workforce than entering it as the senior population grows in Canada.
This will worsen labour shortages and potentially lead to higher wages. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Best meteor shower of the year can be seen from Toronto Wednesday night

Canada's senior population is projected to exceed 11 million by 2043.
The rapid increase in older Canadians will have significant implications on sectors such as healthcare and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Video appears to show Toronto officer kneeling on man's neck during arrest; police deny claim

Canada's senior population is projected to reach over 11 million people by 2043.
The rapid increase in the number of older Canadians will have significant impacts on sectors like health care and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Man seriously injured after stabbing in Ajax, Ont.

Canada's senior population is projected to exceed 11 million people by 2043.
The aging population will have significant impacts on sectors like health care and employment. [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

Doug Ford government sidesteps questions about Eglinton Crosstown LRT amid uncertain completion

Canada's senior population is expected to exceed 11 million people by 2043.
The rapid rise in the number of older Canadians will have wide-reaching implications on sectors such as health care and employment. [ more ]
morecanada
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

'Stressed and devastated': Woman loses more than $7,000 to investment scam seen on TikTok

Canada's senior population is set to exceed 11 million by 2043
The impact of this rapid rise in older Canadians will have significant implications on sectors like health care and employment [ more ]
Toronto
7 months ago
Canada news

City Solicitor warns council could lose Uber lawsuit, offers option to back down

Canada's senior population is expected to exceed 11 million people by 2043.
The rapid rise in the number of older Canadians will have wide-reaching implications on sectors such as health care and employment. [ more ]
#immigration
www.ocregister.com
7 months ago
Social justice

As America gets older, immigration could be key

In 2021, immigration to the United States saw an increase due to the easing of pandemic restrictions and the rescission of certain immigration policies.
Between 1965 and 2015, immigrants accounted for 55% of America's total population growth, bringing the country's foreign-born population to a level last seen in 1920. [ more ]
www.npr.org
1 week ago
US news

The world's population is projected to peak at 10.3 billion in the 2080s, U.N. says

World population projected to peak at 10.3 billion in 2080s, then decline slightly. Immigration may help counter decrease. [ more ]
www.ocregister.com
7 months ago
Social justice

As America gets older, immigration could be key

In 2021, immigration to the United States saw an increase due to the easing of pandemic restrictions and the rescission of certain immigration policies.
Between 1965 and 2015, immigrants accounted for 55% of America's total population growth, bringing the country's foreign-born population to a level last seen in 1920. [ more ]
www.npr.org
1 week ago
US news

The world's population is projected to peak at 10.3 billion in the 2080s, U.N. says

World population projected to peak at 10.3 billion in 2080s, then decline slightly. Immigration may help counter decrease. [ more ]
moreimmigration
Thesanjoseblog
1 month ago
Silicon Valley real estate

2024 Silicon Valley Index

Silicon Valley continues to see growth in residents, AI investments, patents, and tech employment despite challenges like aging population and rising childcare costs. [ more ]
www.housingwire.com
3 weeks ago
Business

Canada's leading reverse mortgage lender has a new CEO

Katherine Dudtschak appointed as CEO of HomeEquity Bank, Canada's top reverse mortgage lender [ more ]
Axios
3 weeks ago
Medicine

Hoarding concerns rise as America ages

The rise in hoarding disorder among aging Americans necessitates a national response. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
1 month ago
Business

The United States will need 7 million migrants to cover old age support programs for baby boomers

Migrants are essential for the U.S. economy due to an impending labor shortage driven by an aging population and declining fertility rate. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

For an Older Homeless Population, a New Type of Care

Respite care for homeless individuals is on the rise, providing a crucial solution for homeless people who are too sick for the streets and in need of post-hospitalization care. [ more ]
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