“As Lives Lengthen, Costs Mount” – The New York Times Magazine

costs mount

This article in The New York Times Magazine takes a look at the issues of “Some elderly New Yorkers (who) receive too much income to be eligible for assistance, but not enough to pay for the services they need.”

But the challenges are not just New York’s elder citizens.

Click here to read the article in its entirety – there are links in the article to a series of articles about people “age 85 and older” and the challenges they encounter as they navigate life at the “upper end of old age” in New York.

85 and up

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