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#TILDA

# tilda - Monday 21 October, 2019

One-third of Irish adults over 50 report feeling lonely at least some of the time

The report will be launched today by researchers at Trinity College Dublin.

# tilda - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Three in four older Irish adults suffer from two or more medical conditions at the same time

Women have “a more complex network” of conditions, according to new research.

# tilda - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Growing old in Ireland: Quality of life peaks at 68 - and is rated the same at age 50 as at age 80

It comes as part of the latest tranche of the TILDA study.

# tilda - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Almost half of older people depressed in months before death, according to study

The end of life study also found that nearly half (46%) of participants died in a hospital.

# tilda - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Dublin adults over 10 times more likely to rely on public transport than those in rural areas

The report found that just one in 10 older adults in Ireland relied on public transport.

# tilda - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge The most delightfully bonkers excerpts from GQ's Tilda Swinton interview TILDA

The most delightfully bonkers excerpts from GQ's Tilda Swinton interview

She likes to take photos of eggs.

# tilda - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

More people with intellectual disabilities are using the internet, but it's still very low

The research also found that less than one in twenty could send a text message.

# tilda - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Concern for elderly health over budget cuts

Older people are more likely to spend more nights in hospital and to visit the GP, a TILDA study found.

# tilda - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Average pension income for retired women 2/3 that of men

New figures also show that half of male retirees have a supplementary pension, but only a third of woman have one.

# tilda - Monday 9 May, 2011

New study says three-quarters of older Irish adults are overweight

Poorer and less-educated over-50s have the highest levels of obesity, according to the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing.