WHO's Report on Ageing in India says the absolute number of the over 60 population in India will increase from 76 million in 2001 to 137 million by 2021. UNFPA in its Report on the Status of Elderly in Select States of India has said: "A major demographic issue for India in the 21st century … [Read more...] about Population of Senior Citizens in India
Dementia is a progressive, degenerative disease of the brain. It mostly affects people above 60 years of age, though instances of people getting affected in mid-40s also exist. Apart from ageing, factors like injury to the brain can also lead to onset of dementia. Dementia is primarily a gradual … [Read more...] about What is Dementia?