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NSAP came into existence in 1995, and consists of schemes that deliver pension to the elderly, widows, and the physically challenged.
The May 2018 statistics show there are 56 old age homes recognised and listed in Thiruvananthapuram under the Social Justice Department Control Board.
The findings showed that people who are unmarried, separated or divorced are most often affected, whilst men and women who are either married or widowed tend to take better care of themselves.
Urban Development Minister Sarveen Chaudhary, informed the house that 17,981 new applicants had already started to get Rs 1,300 old age pension every month, while 22,378 applications are still pending
According to the University of Michigan research, a diet rich in fruits, vegetables and whole grains and low in added sugar, sodium and processed meats is linked to healthy cellular aging in women.
The initiative will integrate the activities of various stakeholders in geriatric care.
The framework for the age-friendly hospital was developed by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) Cochin back in 2016 and was submitted to ‘Care of Elderly’ run by the national office.
Elderly people spend a significant amount of their wake time sitting, and especially television viewing is associated with obesity, diabetes and the risk of cardiovascular diseases.
According to a study conducted by Agewell Foundation last year, 43 per cent of the elderly in India face psychological problems owing to loneliness.
Grandage Services Pvt Ltd, the startup founded by Arun Varma, Rita Varma and Raj Narayan, offers an end-to-end solution to the looming crisis by training people on specialised geriatric care.
The apex court had earlier directed all the states and union territories to file their affidavits on a petition which raised the issue of status of old-age homes across the country.
The victims, eight men and three women, were among 16 residents of the facility in Sapporo, Hokkaido, run by a local organisation.
It was found that pathways to retirement and experiences of retirement differed greatly according to profession, gender, class and education.
The Chief Minister on Tuesday ordered an examination of the process of selecting persons for the Below Poverty Line tag.
It was common for people to live to old ages in cultures throughout history, a study has found, dispelling the myth that most humans did not survive past 40 prior to modern medicine.