Retiree makes emergency call for more toilet paper

Retiree makes emergency call for more toilet paper

A Bochum woman in here nineties called emergency services this weekend regarding a delicate matter – she was out of toilet paper, police reported.

Retirees Germany’s most generous charity donors

Retirees Germany’s most generous charity donors

Germany’s ageing population heading for massive decline

Germany’s ageing population heading for massive decline

As Germany ages, ‘grey vote’ has younger generations worried

As Germany ages, ‘grey vote’ has younger generations worried

Phone scammers callously exploiting vulnerable elderly

Phone scammers callously exploiting vulnerable elderly

Germany is second-oldest country worldwide

Germany is second-oldest country worldwide

Germany has just two workers per pensioner

Germany has just two workers per pensioner

Germany’s oldest woman dies aged 112

Germany’s oldest woman dies aged 112

Carer took photos of the dead for WhatsApp chat

Carer took photos of the dead for WhatsApp chat

Carer ‘poisoned woman to steal jewellery’

Carer ‘poisoned woman to steal jewellery’

Students shelter in old folks’ homes

Students shelter in old folks’ homes

More Germans than ever take early retirement

More Germans than ever take early retirement

Old lady stuck on eighth floor for three months

Old lady stuck on eighth floor for three months

Freed from work stress, pensioners sleep soundly

Freed from work stress, pensioners sleep soundly

Half of Germans prefer suicide to nursing care

Half of Germans prefer suicide to nursing care

I’ve been to the future and it really aches

I’ve been to the future and it really aches

Having older employees ‘better for business’

Having older employees ‘better for business’

Sex helps ‘keep you young’ in old age

Sex helps ‘keep you young’ in old age

More seniors addicted to drugs and alcohol

More seniors addicted to drugs and alcohol

Struggling pensioners forced back to work

Struggling pensioners forced back to work

Scientists develop nose exam to detect Alzheimer’s disease early

Scientists develop nose exam to detect Alzheimer’s disease early

German population to shrink by a fifth by 2060

German population to shrink by a fifth by 2060

Elderly face growing risk of poverty, warns OECD

Elderly face growing risk of poverty, warns OECD

Families go grey with granny au pairs

Families go grey with granny au pairs

The unhealthy cult of ageing

The unhealthy cult of ageing

Loud children no longer considered noise pollution

Loud children no longer considered noise pollution

Booming sex trade begins to diversify

Booming sex trade begins to diversify

Labour Ministry defends raising retirement to 67

Labour Ministry defends raising retirement to 67

Elderly woman robbed by fake relative after weekend reunion

Elderly woman robbed by fake relative after weekend reunion

Court rules euthanasia with patient consent ok

Court rules euthanasia with patient consent ok

Brüderle accused of blocking minimum wage for care workers

Brüderle accused of blocking minimum wage for care workers

Facing a century: 100 German portraits

Facing a century: 100 German portraits

Teens to go unpunished for torturing pensioner

Teens to go unpunished for torturing pensioner

Experts predict rapid spike in cancer cases

Experts predict rapid spike in cancer cases

German couple killed in Mallorca building collapse

German couple killed in Mallorca building collapse

Oldest blogger in Germany chronicles 80 years of history

Oldest blogger in Germany chronicles 80 years of history

‘Germany’s oldest drug dealer’ arrested at age 84

‘Germany’s oldest drug dealer’ arrested at age 84

Pensioner enters Jehovah’s Witness church with machine gun

Pensioner enters Jehovah’s Witness church with machine gun

‘Stolen’ car found in neighbour’s garage two years later

‘Stolen’ car found in neighbour’s garage two years later

Pensions promise provokes SPD disagreement

Pensions promise provokes SPD disagreement

Two dead after retiree drives into parade

Two dead after retiree drives into parade

Gang of geriatric kidnappers arrested

Gang of geriatric kidnappers arrested

Mortician discovers live patient pronounced dead by mistake

Mortician discovers live patient pronounced dead by mistake

83-year-old held hostage in cellar over land dispute

83-year-old held hostage in cellar over land dispute

Study finds long-life gene in elderly Germans

Study finds long-life gene in elderly Germans

Elderly German woman kidnapped from tour in Mali

Elderly German woman kidnapped from tour in Mali

Retiree freezes to death in own apartment

Retiree freezes to death in own apartment

German population aging rapidly

German population aging rapidly

Elderly driver destroys parking garage

Elderly driver destroys parking garage

Retiree shoots rifle at snowball pranksters

Retiree shoots rifle at snowball pranksters

Germany’s favorite 105-year-old singer sues over SS claims

Germany’s favorite 105-year-old singer sues over SS claims

German retiree attacks neighbour with Samurai sword

German retiree attacks neighbour with Samurai sword

Police hope mass DNA test will nab ‘Germany’s oldest serial killer’

Police hope mass DNA test will nab ‘Germany’s oldest serial killer’

Zwickau cops mistake beet juice for blood

Zwickau cops mistake beet juice for blood

Halle drug company heralds new Alzheimer’s treatment

Halle drug company heralds new Alzheimer’s treatment

Tyre-slashing granny sentenced to knit sweaters

Tyre-slashing granny sentenced to knit sweaters

Berlin senior nabbed cruising autobahn in wheelchair

Berlin senior nabbed cruising autobahn in wheelchair

German grannies help produce modern crochet bikinis

German grannies help produce modern crochet bikinis

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Germany’s oldest man dies at 107

Some Swedish care homes have had no cases of Covid-19 – what did they do right?

Some Swedish care homes have had no cases of Covid-19 – what did they do right?