Tag: Elders

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  • Select compulsion

    Select compulsion

    Without seeking to soil our hands in the political slugfest that has erupted over the government’s decision to use the ordinance route to legislate against the abhorrent practice of ‘triple talaq’, it would be cowardly not to comment on the use of that power ~ which the President has endorsed ~ when one House of …

    September 21, 2018
  • Blood pressure starts dropping 14 years prior to death

    Blood pressure starts dropping 14 years prior to death

    The researchers found blood pressure declines were steepest in patients with dementia, heart failure.

    December 5, 2017
  • Silver lining in silver hair

    Silver lining in silver hair

    On the cusp of a staggering rise in the number of old people, the developed world appears in the early stage of a “greyquake”, “silver time bomb”, or “grey tsunami”. The number of centenarians in most countries has more than doubled every decade over the last fifty years. Hallmark Cards informs that it now sells …

    November 14, 2017
  • Govt committed to serve the elders : Sonowal

    Govt committed to serve the elders : Sonowal

    Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said that his government was committed to serve the interest of elders in the society so that they can live a life of dignity. “Elders have always been respected in Indian society. They are the guiding force in shaping a society’s values and the government is committed to …

    August 16, 2017