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Aged care in the urban context: what’s missing?

Over the last few years, Australia has been witnessing a growing palette of retirement living and aged care options. While many still prefer the classic downsize-to-the-country-side move, theme-based options like golf course and cruise-centred retirement communities are fast becoming popular ...

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Green space linked to better cognitive health

Living in greener neighbourhoods might help slow cognitive decline associated with ageing, researchers have suggested. Published in Environmental Health Perspectives, the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) study found that loss in cognitive functions among older cohorts was slightly slower ...

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