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Volunteer pedicurists help Hong Kong’s elderly

While Hong Kong has a public healthcare system, many complain they have to wait for long periods to be seen

China’s population enters ‘deep aging’ in many major cities

A recent analysis by the state-run China Business News found that 149 cities in China have now entered "deep aging"

Thailand’s elderly lag behind in COVID vaccination drive, data show

Thailand has fully vaccinated 6.7% of an estimated 10.9 million people 60 and older, compared with 15% of adults aged 18 to 59

Myanmar’s elderly COVID-19 patients dying alone at home

Efforts to control the spread of the coronavirus in Myanmar were dealt a serious blow when the military seized power

Pope Francis on Grandparents’ Day: Elderly are not ‘leftovers from life’

In his homily July 25, Pope Francis said the Church needs “a new covenant between young and old”

Asian bishops offer ways to mark first ‘World Day for Grandparents...

The Catholic Church will be celebrating the “World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly” on the fourth Sunday of July

‘Sad, lonely feeling’: Tokyo man evicted twice, 50 years apart, for...

Across from the gleaming stadium, and just uphill from the site of his now-destroyed former home, is a small park with a set of Olympic rings

Pope Francis to elderly: The Church needs your prayers like ‘a...

Pope Francis said "there is no retirement age from the work of proclaiming the Gospel and handing down traditions to your grandchildren"

10 residents of home for elderly in Thai province of Prachinburi...

The Camillians said 121 other residents and the staff of the home are currently undergoing a 14-day quarantine

Care for elderly becomes more urgent during pandemic, Vatican official says

The level of civilization of an era is measured by the way we treat those who are weaker and more fragile, archbishop says

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