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Mature drivers favour checks on over 70s

Mature drivers favour checks on over 70s

The majority of older drivers are in favour of tighter rules on checking the health and suitability of over-70s to drive – even if those checks could take them off the road themselves – according to a ...
Anti ageing pill moves closer

Anti ageing pill moves closer

An elixir of youth may be on the horizon after scientists identified a hormone that protects against heart disease and dementia. Experiments on mouse models of human ageing found boosting levels of gh ...
Death may not entirely do us part

Death may not entirely do us part

The well-being of bereaved pensioners continues to be influenced by their partner – even after they’ve passed away, suggests new research. As married couples spend day in and day out toget ...