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Imagine if the future stretched on forever. Why do we need to die? Can we use science to extend our lives? And what about immortality? The social impacts, and the biological realities, of ageing - that's this week's program.
Guests Jonathan Weiner Maxwell M....
If demography is destiny, then aged care is the sector where election promises should be flowing thick and fast. The number of Australians aged 85+ will quadruple in the next four decades and aged care advocates say their industry is already in deep trouble. In...
You may be surprised to know that elderly Australians are more at risk of abuse in their own homes than they are in institutional facilities, abuse that is often inflicted by a relative or a friend.
Anecdotal evidence suggest that elder abuse is...
A raft of aged care experts say the 'Carnell Report' has missed the point, and the focus needs to be on staffing ratios and training.