Make energy efficiency a national infrastructure priority

windGLASGOW: Leaders from two retirement village groups have called on government to put energy efficiency at the heart of its economic plan.

In an open letter leaders of 55 construction and property companies urge the Government to include “bold energy efficiency and carbon reduction targets” Read More »

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Age care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimeRetirement 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 counter Read More »

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New insights could result in changes to the therapeutic strategy to combat Alzheimer’s

insightsHULL: A typical characteristic of the brain of an Alzheimer sufferer is the presence of insoluble Tau protein aggregates. Scientists have demonstrated that the distribution of these aggregates through the brain is facilitated by synaptic connections between brain cells.

This news is highly significant because Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

trophyLONDON: The four hundredth entry for the seniors housing Global Awards for 2015 has been received.

A 31-unit apartment building for low-income seniors is to be built as part of the Del Monte warehouse development.

The City Council approved the Del Monte project in December, Read More »

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