Up-to-date details on aging South African population experiencing dramatic demographic shift

Older woman in South Africa
Health and Aging in Africa: A Longitudinal Study of an INDEPTH Community in South Africa (HAALSI)

A cohort of adults aged 40 and over living in rural South Africa is the focus of Health and Aging in Africa: A Longitudinal Study of an INDEPTH Community in South Africa (HAALSI). A cohort profile published in the International Journal of Epidemiology shares details of the study which is aimed at shedding light on the socioeconomic and health challenges faced by an aging LMIC population.

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