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# over-65s - Friday 26 February, 2021

Poll: Should over-65s get hotel or food voucher after they receive Covid-19 vaccine?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should over-65s get hotel or food voucher after they receive Covid-19 vaccine?

Fri 9:23 AM 52,870 Views 102 Comments

A Fianna Fáil TD is calling for this.

# over-65s - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Germany joins AstraZeneca in rejecting 'completely incorrect' reports on Covid vaccine efficacy in elderly
# Over 65s
# Over 65s

Germany joins AstraZeneca in rejecting 'completely incorrect' reports on Covid vaccine efficacy in elderly

Updated Jan 26th 2021, 11:33 AM 76,368 Views 41 Comments

Two German newspaper reports cast doubt on the effectiveness of the Oxford vaccine among older age groups.

# over-65s - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Health officials concerned by infection rate in over-65s
# Nphet
# Nphet

Health officials concerned by infection rate in over-65s

Nov 14th 2020, 10:38 AM 35,214 Views 24 Comments

The rate of infection in nursing homes and among over-65s is a concern despite the overall decrease in new cases.

# over-65s - Monday 8 July, 2019

Benzodiazepine use in Irish over 65s is higher than international average
# Medication
# Medication

Benzodiazepine use in Irish over 65s is higher than international average

Jul 8th 2019, 3:00 PM 31,556 Views 79 Comments

Benzodiazepine medicine use in women over 65 years is 40% higher than in men, finds a new report.

# over-65s - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Alcohol abuse among over 50s has increased since the financial crisis
# Concern
# Concern

Alcohol abuse among over 50s has increased since the financial crisis

Jan 29th 2014, 11:00 PM 11,377 Views 35 Comments

A new study from Trinity College Dublin also shows high levels of cardiovascular disease, arthritis and obesity.

# over-65s - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Weekly income for elderly people drops 6 per cent - CSO
# CSO
# CSO

Weekly income for elderly people drops 6 per cent - CSO

Aug 9th 2012, 5:27 PM 2,204 Views 1 Comment

The average weekly income fell to €403.23 in 2010 compared with €428.86 the previous year.