Tag: senior citizens

How 4km of Noida will get ‘global touch-up’

(This story originally appeared in on Jul 11, 2021) A model road, touted as the country’s first that will be developed on the lines of...

Options for senior citizens to earn regular income with low risk

NEW DELHI: Many senior citizens require regular income. There are options available which can help a senior citizen to have a simple income portfolio which...

Sign up from 9am today for vaccine at 136 private, 56 government hospitals in Delhi | India News

NEW DELHI: India is set to enter the second phase of Covid-19 vaccinations on Monday, when registrations will open at 9am for senior citizens (60...

Limited number of senior citizens could avail ITR filing exemption: Experts

To provide relief to senior citizens aged above 75 years, the government, in its Budget 2021, has proposed an exemption for them from filing income...

No Effect on Elective Heart Surgery Result in Seniors

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Among older adults who underwent elective coronary and aortic valve surgery during influenza seasons, “no consistent associations” were seen between...

Vision Impairment Tied to Less Use of Cancer Screenings by Older Adults

(Reuters Health) – Older adults with vision impairment are less likely to receive recommended breast and colon cancer screenings than peers without vision problems, a...

Insufficient Evidence for Routine Hearing Loss Screening in Older Adults: USPSTF

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – There is not enough evidence to recommend for or against screening for hearing loss in asymptomatic adults ages 50 and...

How retirees can handle returns squeeze

With a fixed amount saved up for his retirement, he is starting to worry about whether he can sustain his lifestyle in the future. “My...

This government bond offers over 7% guaranteed returns. Check eligibility, tenure, tax benefits

Coronavirus has severely hit people across the world. To save economy, the central banks have been on a rate cutting spree. The returns from from...

Senior citizens bank fixed deposit (FD) rates above 9%. Check details

State Bank of India (SBI), ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and others give 50 basis point extra to senior citizens than others on fixed deposits (FDs)....

Senior citizens can avail of tax benefit of up to ₹50,000 for medical expenditure

I am 70 years old and I bought a hearing aid for ₹70,000 during this financial year. I do not have any health insurance. Am...

Insurers can’t hike premium of policy based on a single-claim experience

My senior citizen mother was treated for covid-19. The insurance company covered part of the claim on her individual health insurance policy as the amount...

Millions of Older Americans Going Hungry

THURSDAY, May 14, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Older Americans were going hungry even before the coronavirus pandemic short-circuited the nation’s food supply, a new...

Visual Impairment Tied to Increased Dementia Risk in Older Women

(Reuters Health) – Older women with objective visual impairment are likely to develop dementia or mild cognitive impairment, a secondary analysis of data from the...