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# help the aged

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Ireland's competition watchdog is probing reports of nursing homes ripping off elderly people
Nursing homes are reportedly charging residents extra for routine services like hairdressing.
This is the oldest town in Ireland (in terms of average age)
Females were on average 1.3 years older than their male counterparts.
Why are we forcing the elderly out of their homes?
Alone says too many see nursing homes as the only option for older people.
Dutch students can live in nursing homes rent-free (as long as they keep the residents company)
It sounds like they’re all having the craic together.
3,000 extra people a year are going to need long-term care - report
The report found a lot more people than expected will need residential care or home help in coming years.
On your knees: Hotel replaces Bibles with Fifty Shades of Grey
The owner of the hotel in northern England said it made more sense to provide a book which everyone wants to read.