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Number of carers aged 85 or over doubled in 10 years

There has been a huge rise in the number of elderly people who have to care for someone else, according to research by Age UK and Carers UK.

In England the number of carers aged 85 or older has more than doubled over the past decade.

Dominic Hughes reports.

  • 30 Apr 2015
  • From the section Health
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