HEALTH

HEARING loss affects an estimated 5 per cent of the world's population, and will affect twice that number (900 million) in 30 years. The majority of these will be adults and especially the elderly...

THE BROAD VIEW

ASSISTED living seems like the solution to everyone's worries about old age. It's built on the dream that we can grow old while being self-reliant, and live that way until we die, that all we need...

THE Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), on behalf of the Ministry of Health (MOH), has launched a site at Gibraltar Crescent for sale by public tender to pilot a new residential care community...

[TOKYO] Yumiko Okubo, 71, had forgotten how to heat up food.