Ageing

  1. The 98-year-old still working as a doctor

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    Video caption: Christian Chenay, France's oldest GP, still treats patients in his office near Paris

    French workers have been protesting against Macron's plans to push back the retirement age. But not everyone wants to retire early. Christian Chenay is France's oldest GP.

  2. Pause For Thought: 'I have bittersweet feelings about the coming year.'

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    Video caption: Rachel Mann on reasons to celebrate.

    Rachel Mann on reasons to celebrate.

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    Video caption: 100-year-old celebrates with 108-year-old sister

    Sisters with a combined age of 208 are thought to be among Wales' oldest siblings.

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    Video caption: Former prison officer on challenge of caring for older prisoners
  5. Why are people in the USA living shorter lives?

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    Video caption: Why are people in the USA living shorter lives?

    White people in the US without degrees are living shorter lives due to drug abuse and alcoholism.

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    Video caption: These biscuits help to bridge the generational divide

    A community project in Kent is bringing young and old together.

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    Video caption: How Japan is keeping people with dementia safe

    Each year in Japan thousands of elderly dementia sufferers go missing, but technology can now help.

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    Video caption: The Nobel prize-winner tackling Parkinson's

    Nobel prize-winner Randy Schekman is launching a new project to tackle Parkinson's disease.

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    Video caption: How long are you going to live?

    See how people react when you tell them how long they're going to live.