Age care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimeLEEDS: Retirement villages and care homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively Read More »

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‘Mini-brains’ may replace rodents in laboratory drug tests

neuronsEDINBURGH: ‘Mini-brains’, the size of a housefly’s eye, are being produced in batches of over a thousand at a time by researchers. The minute models of the brain – tiny collections of cells that are genetically programmed to grow into brain cells – are developed Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

trophyLONDON: The ninety-third entry for the seniors housing Global Awards 2016 has been received.

Conventional wisdom says that when new luxury communities are built, it hurts poor residents by displacing them.

But a new report shows that data from the California Legislative Analyst’s Office could Read More »

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