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  1. Teaching the elderly a great idea

    Posted Dec 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong's ageing population has brought about many problems. Most elderly people have a lot of free time since they are not working. What can they do to stay active? I suggest they enrol in a computer course and learn how to use the internet. They ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/620082/teaching-elderly-great-idea
  2. In the next issue of STYLE...

    Posted Mar 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Make-up artist of the moment Alex Box reveals her beauty secrets, we check out the hottest hair and make-up trends from the spring/summer catwalks and we turn back the clock with an array of anti-ageing remedies. Out April 6. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/585261/next-issue-style
  3. Old women scavenging for their family's sake

    Posted Mar 06th 2007, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... Sherry Lee Study reveals 'very sad' tale of elderly who slave away to earn HK$30 a day An elderly woman wakes at 7am and works until 2am to earn about HK$30 collecting cardboard. She takes only a few hours break to sleep in the early afternoon. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/583914/old-women-scavenging-their-familys-sake
  4. City Briefs

    Posted Mar 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Elderly woman missing An 82-year-old woman with Alzheimer's disease went missing in Sha Tin. The woman, surnamed Chiu, was last seen at a bus stop near the Jockey Club Centre for Positive Ageing in A Kung Kok Street at about 1pm. She is 1.5 metres ta ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/583915/city-briefs
  5. News - China - LONGEVITY

    Chinese woman who claims to be 127 would be oldest person ever to have lived

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 12:00am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... Daily reported yesterday. A research party from the China Gerontological Society went to Kashgar last week, where they identified eight centenarians living in Shule county. Wang Feng, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1297022/uygur-alimihan-seyiti-age-127-may-set-record-oldest-person-alive
  6. HK beats odds with 8th highest life spans in world

    Posted Apr 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... factors,' she said. Separately, Macau University's Chan Kin-sun- a specialist in gerontology, or the study of ageing- said lower work pressure, and a stable social welfare and health care ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/997163/hk-beats-odds-8th-highest-life-spans-world
  7. First glimpses of trend-setting skincare products

    Posted Nov 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Luisa Tam NATURAL INGREDIENTS With more consumers concerned about what they put on their skin, it's no surprise that natural continues to be a strong trend in cosmetics. One example is South Korea-based Eco Planet Inc's Rose Absolute Vital Fluid ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/984292/first-glimpses-trend-setting-skincare-products
  8. Specialist courses boost profession

    Posted Mar 07th 2009, 12:00am by Andrea Pawlyna

    ... The school's two-year, part-time master of nursing degree allows students to specialise in a choice of five areas- gerontology, critical care, cardiac, oncology and palliative/mental health. 'Nursing is moving towards specialities and this is a way of preparing students for advanced practice roles,' Professor Lee said. As the population ages, gerontology is a speciality ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/672329/specialist-courses-boost-profession
  9. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH BITES

    Health bites

    Posted Jul 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... their memory problems worse, reveals a new study from the University of Southern California's Davis School of Gerontology. There's an easy fix, however. The researchers had adults aged 59 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1273177/health-bites
  10. More than 1,900 abuse cases last year

    Posted Feb 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang The number of cases reported to Against Elderly Abuse rose to 1,918 last year, a 7.8 per cent increase on 2008. More than half involved obtaining money by deception, while about 30 per cent of the cases were verbal abuse. The non-governmental ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/706655/more-1900-abuse-cases-last-year

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