Senior Citizen

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Senior Citizen

A person over a certain age, usually 55 or 65. Senior citizens are often entitled to discounts for certain entertainment services like restaurants and cinemas. Very often, a senior citizen collects a retirement annuity from the government and/or a private plan. See also: Pensioner, Medicare, Social Security.
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Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India] March 10 ( ANI ): The high number of males in an Ahmedabad old age home portrays a grim reality of the society.
They recalled that the federal government had announced in its last budget that Rs5,000 monthly pension would be paid to workers who had attained the age of 60 years as old age pension but regretted that the government had failed to keep its word.
It discusses academic perspectives on old age and care and the global and national debates and frameworks leading to socio-political interventions; the theoretical framework and methodology of the study, which draws on interviews, a survey, and group discussions in Mbagala, a sub-quarter of Dar es Salaam; background on the area; the experience and mobility of the elderly in the city; their self-perceptions and representations of aging and old age; and care provided to and by them.
The EOBI provides monetary benefits to old age workers under programmes such as Old Age Pension, Invalidity Pension, Survivors Pension and Old Age Grants.
With old age there is loss of some of the stem cells.
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The last in life-span is frequently subdivided into early old age, which extends from age sixty to age seventy four and advanced old age, which begins at seventy five and extends to the end of life.
Currently, old age has not been accepted as a contraindication for renal transplant.
Summary: Visitors and media flock to old age home to see Kanubhai
For example, old age pensioners get PS106 per week; immigrants PS250 per week.
The Iftars were conducted at Aafiat Old age home (Islamabad), Bint-e-Fatima Old Home (Karachi), Aafiat Old Age Home (Lahore) and Dar-ul-Atfal Orphanage, Peshawar.