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Facts and stats for the uK over 65 generation
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Coalition leaders confirm agreement for cap on individual care costs

Coalition leaders confirm agreement for cap on individual care costs | Statistics for over 65 generation | Scoop.it
Coalition leaders confirm agreement for cap on individual care costs (RT @CareTrainingEss: Coalition leaders confirm agreement for cap on individual care costs: http://t.co/C6ki6Qzk)...
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What benefits are you missing out on? | Recent News

Many older people are missing out on benefits they may be entitled to. Here is ... It is a fact that money intended for people on low incomes goes unclaimed by older each year in the UK. How much? A staggering £5.5 billion.
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Sleeping pills pose over-65 dementia risk - Times Online

Sleeping pills pose over-65 dementia risk - Times Online | Statistics for over 65 generation | Scoop.it
Sleeping pills pose over-65 dementia riskTimes OnlineSleeping tablets taken by about 1.5m people in the UK increase the risk of developing dementia, a report published today warns.
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Over a million retirees turn their back on annuities

Over a million retirees turn their back on annuities | Statistics for over 65 generation | Scoop.it
Despite the UK's ageing population, the proportion of over 65's who are choosing to annuitise when they retire has fallen by over 25% in the past three. ... Over a million retirees turn their back on annuities.
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BT backs new government dementia awareness campaign to ...

BT backs new government dementia awareness campaign to ... | Statistics for over 65 generation | Scoop.it
Dr Paul Litchfield, BT's chief medical officer, said: “One in three people over 65 will develop dementia which is why it is so important that we spread the word about the signs and symptoms of dementia.
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Elderly Over 65 Taking Benzodiazepine At High Risk For Dementia - RedOrbit

Elderly Over 65 Taking Benzodiazepine At High Risk For Dementia - RedOrbit | Statistics for over 65 generation | Scoop.it
Best SyndicationElderly Over 65 Taking Benzodiazepine At High Risk For DementiaRedOrbitBenzodiazepine is a widely prescribed drug for the over 65s in many countries: 30% of this age group in France, 20% in Canada and Spain, 15% in Australia.
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