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Retirement communities: ageism exists even among the elderly – new research

shutterstock/supermao Sam Carr, University of Bath “We don’t want to be tripping over Zimmer frames all the time,” said John*, 73. He clearly felt frustrated and had a strong objection to the older, more frail residents in his retirement village. John and his wife, Jean, had moved to the retirement village about a year ago. They were clearly not expecting …

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