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Tackling the crisis of care for older people: lessons from India and Japan

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People exercise with dumb-bells at a health promotion to mark Japan’s Respect for the Aged Day in Tokyo. Credit: Toru Hanai/Reuters/Alamy

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Nature 601, S12-S14 (2022)


This article is part of Nature Outlook: Ageing, an editorially independent supplement produced with the financial support of third parties. About this content.


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