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#Ageing

# ageing - Sunday 6 May, 2012

Older people with tattoos? INK to make you think... Body Art This post contains images

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

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

# ageing - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

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

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

# ageing - Sunday 19 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

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

# ageing - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Turmeric can reduce Alzheimer risk, says new research

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

# ageing - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Column: Lessons I learned from working with older people

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.

# ageing - Saturday 1 October, 2011

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

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.

# ageing - Friday 23 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Ó Muircheartaigh is Ireland's favourite ageing role model Old News

Ó Muircheartaigh is Ireland's favourite ageing role model

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

# ageing - Monday 19 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Caption comp: Does this make you feel positive about ageing? Caption

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

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

# ageing - Sunday 4 September, 2011

Column: We are living longer – so why do older people feel invisible? Society This post contains images

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

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.

# ageing - Thursday 4 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Happy birthday, Barack... look how grey you've gotten Birthday Boy This post contains images

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

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

# ageing - Monday 9 May, 2011

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

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

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

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

# ageing - Wednesday 1 December, 2010

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

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