kj force profile image 78

How were the elderly handled in the past years compared to the present day ?


The news has been reporting how people today are overwhelmed with taking care of their children and elderly parents...

 

sort by best latest

Comparing Elderly Care 1900 versus 2000s72

Comparing Elderly Care 1900 versus 2000s

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • kj force profile image

    kjforce (kj force) 5 years ago

    read the hub you wrote..excellent write/research..enjoyed..

Tonipet profile image83

Tonette Fornillos (Tonipet) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • kj force profile image

    kjforce (kj force) 5 years ago

    just another example of what the " great technologies" have brought to the table...sure miss the old days...and the old ways...thanks for the feedback...

Agnes Penn profile image80

Maria del Pilar Perez (Agnes Penn) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • kj force profile image

    kjforce (kj force) 5 years ago

    Sorry if I offended you.." handeled" was used inappropriately..I meant the issue of perception regarding elders in society.. recently the media had remarked how

    " overwhelmed " caregivers were..Thank you for your feedback...I agree by the way.


  • See all 2 comments
Patty Inglish, MS profile image89

Patty Inglish (Patty Inglish, MS) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • kj force profile image

    kjforce (kj force) 5 years ago

    This is but another example of how the world/society is destroying itself..and we are aloowing it to happen...disgusting..thanks for your input..

celafoe profile image73

charlie (celafoe) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
  • kj force profile image

    kjforce (kj force) 4 years ago

    celafoe..It is sad that the elder members of a family are looked on with disdain..I believe it is because so many people are overwhelmed by their own lives we have become a disposable society thus seniors become as " used tissues " thanks for comment

mjboomer profile image78

Mike Elzner (mjboomer) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

5 years ago
 |  Comment
  • kj force profile image

    kjforce (kj force) 5 years ago

    You basically hit the nail on the head with your comment..People are living longer..however..they are also more medicated a pill for everything

    environment plays a big part in life today.. actually word" old " gets younger everyday...