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What are the challenges for rural older adults?

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Valerie Cheung
3 June 2021
What are the challenges for rural older adults?

What are the challenges for rural older adults?

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Cherry Mo
3 June 2021

You’re welcome.

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Valerie Cheung
3 June 2021

Thanks for your answer.

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Cherry Mo
3 June 2021

A more restricted life space, coupled with a higher physical and social dependency, make the rural context particularly salient in older adulthood and cause rural older adults to be at greater risk for the intersecting challenges of poverty, health disparities, and the lack of access to health and social services.

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