ASIA HEALTH

Offering palliative care with technology at home

BANGKOK: Dr Kanapon Phumratprapin, chief executive officer and founder, sees that as a success and… read more

Asian ageing population to cost $20 trillion claims report

DHAKA: Asia’s population is ageing faster than anywhere in the world, a study said on… read more

Worker-backed care-giving fund for the very old and infirm proposed

BANGKOK: Worawan Chandoeywit, adviser on social security to the Thailand Development Research Institute, floated the… read more

Powered-muscle suits get Japan’s elderly back into workforce

TOKYO: Forget artificially intelligent robots — according to scientist Hiroshi Kobayashi, powered-muscle suits are the… read more