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Watch Noah age 12 years in just 8 minutes
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Watch Noah age 12 years in just 8 minutes

Sep 8th 2012, 3:15 PM 14,035 Views 36 Comments

The US photographer has taken a photo a day of himself for the last twelve and a half years.

Column: We think of older people as a burden. In fact, they’re anything but.
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Column: We think of older people as a burden. In fact, they’re anything but.

Aug 9th 2012, 7:00 AM 1,435 Views 34 Comments

Our society has become used to regarding older people as a drain, writes Peter Kavanagh. But in these times, everyone has to pitch in.

EU warns of rising financial pressure from ageing population
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EU warns of rising financial pressure from ageing population

May 15th 2012, 6:54 PM 1,760 Views 13 Comments

Almost one-third of EU citizens will be aged 65 or over by 2060, says EU report.

Older people with tattoos? INK to make you think...
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Older people with tattoos? INK to make you think...

May 6th 2012, 9:15 AM 14,957 Views 39 Comments

Projects challenges assumptions about body art and older people as part of Bealtaine creativity and ageing festival.

Healthier lifestyles should be encouraged as world's population ages - WHO
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Healthier lifestyles should be encouraged as world's population ages - WHO

Apr 3rd 2012, 2:59 PM 1,635 Views 5 Comments

The number of people aged over 60 will outnumber those aged under five for the first time over the next few years.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Feb 19th 2012, 11:00 AM 50 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

Turmeric can reduce Alzheimer risk, says new research
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Turmeric can reduce Alzheimer risk, says new research

Feb 16th 2012, 12:40 PM 3,830 Views 11 Comments

Flies fed curcumin lived 75 per cent longer than those not fed the chemical.

Column: Lessons I learned from working with older people
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Column: Lessons I learned from working with older people

Dec 11th 2011, 6:00 PM 49 Views 6 Comments

The business of ageing is often framed in terms of the financial or physical wellbeing of ‘old’ people – Dominic Campbell says it’s a mistake to lump our seniors into these categories alone.

Column: This is no country for old men and women - but it could be
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Column: This is no country for old men and women - but it could be

Oct 1st 2011, 6:00 PM 11 Views 11 Comments

On this, the UN International Day of Older Persons, Alone’s CEO Seán Moynihan writes that while some people can have a wonderfully active older age, we must care for those facing isolation, depression and disability.

Ó Muircheartaigh is Ireland's favourite ageing role model
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Ó Muircheartaigh is Ireland's favourite ageing role model

Sep 23rd 2011, 12:57 PM 361 Views 4 Comments

The legendary GAA commentator joins Mary O’Rourke and Giovanni Trappatoni as some of Ireland’s most popular older people.

Caption comp: Does this make you feel positive about ageing?
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Caption comp: Does this make you feel positive about ageing?

Sep 19th 2011, 2:15 PM 1,546 Views 14 Comments

We’re not sure what’s being advertised here – so help the PR guys and fill out your own caption for Georgia and pals…

Column: We are living longer – so why do older people feel invisible?
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Column: We are living longer – so why do older people feel invisible?

Sep 4th 2011, 9:37 AM 217 Views 10 Comments

Photographer Garvan Gallagher explores how the fashion industry abandons older people – and presents a photographic project in which his subjects engage with their reflection and break the barriers surrounding ageing.

Happy birthday, Barack... look how grey you've gotten
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Happy birthday, Barack... look how grey you've gotten

Aug 4th 2011, 7:12 PM 1,137 Views 17 Comments

Barack Obama turns 50 today – and is beginning to show his age as the world’s most stressful job catches up with him.

New study says three-quarters of older Irish adults are overweight
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New study says three-quarters of older Irish adults are overweight

May 9th 2011, 4:48 PM 758 Views 0 Comments

Poorer and less-educated over-50s have the highest levels of obesity, according to the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing.

Report on ageing in Ireland points to undetected illnesses
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Report on ageing in Ireland points to undetected illnesses

May 9th 2011, 10:06 AM 400 Views 0 Comments

Significant indications of undetected illnesses among people aged 50 and over who participated in a TCD study on ageing in Ireland.

Worried about those wrinkles? Scientists turn back the clock for mice
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Worried about those wrinkles? Scientists turn back the clock for mice

Dec 1st 2010, 8:35 AM 343 Views 0 Comments

Harvard scientists who have reversed the ageing process for mice believe they may be able to do the same for humans.