Introduction to Social Issues Affecting Older People - Explore from the Merck Manuals - Medical Consumer Version.


The main purpose of this research was to highlight and discuss the problems of senior citizens in the context of social issues. This attempt has been made to ...


Describe how the social attitudes of older Americans generally differ from those ..... As Good As It Gets: What Country Takes the Best Care of Its Older Citizens?


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Dec 12, 2015 ... I wouldn't have thought of STD, Eddie, but apparently it is on the rise in the elderly population -- at least among the baby-boomer generation.


Feb 11, 2016 ... The most common cognitive health issue facing the elderly is dementia, ... living such as betterment of living conditions and social support from ...


Jun 25, 2014 ... For our purposes, an aging senior is someone who is facing his or her ... supporting workers such as health care and a form of social security.


Oct 1, 2013 ... Cockroaches in the kitchen, kerosene in the bath, abuse and malnutrition - these are the aged-care stories that often make headlines. We, the ...


By 1990, senior citizens reported earning 36 percent more income on average than they did ... Mistreatment and abuse of the elderly is a major social problem.