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AS: Ageing Britain

How relevant is this?! Front page of The Guardian today:

Loneliness ‘forces older people into hospitals’ and strains services, say senior doctors

Call for community support and recognition of the effects of isolation, which is becoming a ‘major health concern’

Ageing Britain: two-fifths of NHS budget is spent on over-65s

Data produced for the Guardian shows how health spending is split across age groups, with costs set to rise as people live longer:




Sociology and Media Studies teacher at Hazelwick School, West Sussex. Former teacher at Felpham Community College and Doha College

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