If the world follows the demographic habits of Europe - and that's a big if - by the year 2200 it could be home to a population of less than half its current level, living in housing built for almost three times that number. #Social Issues#Population growth#World population
Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia, an umbrella term for a variety of conditions that cause damage to the brain cells. It causes a progressive decline in memory and other brain functions. Our population's increased longevity mean...
With the body politic settling back in the Dail following their summer recess, and fresh from their annual "think-ins", our first Sunday Independent/Millward Brown poll of the autumn provides for some interesting reading. First off, it has been a ver... #Europe#Fine Gael
THE Government has moved a step closer to establishing a mandatory pension plan. Social Protection Minister Joan Burton has indicated that she is considering proposals which could force private sector employees to contribute 9pc of their salaries to ... #Australia#Joan Burton