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  • Japan’s seniors don’t identify as ‘elderly’
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Japan’s seniors don’t identify as ‘elderly’

In Japan, which is home to a notoriously aged population, the idea of being 'elderly' doesn’t resonate with many seniors. With older folks arguably more lively than younger generations, seniors aren’t ready to be relegated to the sidelines as soon as they hit 65.

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