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Topic- Economics of aging

 

Couples in the UK are financially prepared for retirement-5112

Couples in the UK are financially prepared for retirement

In the United Kingdom, couples with partners born in the 1940s likely have enough wealth for a comfortable retirement, according to new estimates.

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Economics of aging

Million-dollar health care cost accompanies hot flashes-5092

Million-dollar health care cost accompanies hot flashes

Before, during and after menopause, women may experience vasomotor symptoms commonly called hot flashes, which are marked by feeling increased body temperature and sweating.

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Affordable, accessible housing needed for aging Americans-5087

Affordable, accessible housing needed for aging Americans

Driven by the demographic shift in the United States, where the number of people 50 years and older is expected to grow to 132 million by 2030, increasing the supply of housing that meets their needs is a must, according to the authors of a new report.

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Lifestyle intervention lowers medical costs of people with diabetes-5074

Lifestyle intervention lowers medical costs of people with diabetes

For the Look AHEAD study, 5,121 people ages 45-76 with type 2 diabetes who were overweight or obese were randomly assigned to either a weight-loss intervention (physical activity plus diet) or a support-and-education program.

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Lifetime cost of diabetes is high-5072

Lifetime cost of diabetes is high

The annual medical expenditures of people with diabetes diagnosed at different ages was estimated by comparing the expenses of people with diabetes to individuals who did not have diabetes.

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Financial goals and education improve money management-5052

Financial goals and education improve money management

Financial literacy is the ability to manage money and make informed financial decisions. For just over one year, a curriculum to develop financial capability was delivered to approximately 2,775 people through 11 organizations in the United States. A survey completed by 427 participants at six months showed that before the classes, 22% were “very worried” about their finances.

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