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The Future of Retirement Homes

The future of retirement homes, from intergenerational living to technology that gives seniors greater independence.

According to the Pew Research Center, in the US, about 13% of the population is over the age of 65. In 2030, it will be more like 18%. It's a huge challenge to design a facility in which staff can care for the elderly and residents can still feel in control of their lives. There are new approaches to caring for our elderly have lead to drops in medication rates and death rates. From intergenerational living to technology on the horizon that will give seniors greater independence, in this episode, we take a look at what we all can look forward to.

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