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As China’s young head to cities, elders find new appeal in old age homes

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Chinese families have typically shunned dedicated nursing homes for fear of losing face," writes Michael Holtz. "But now they are giving such facilities a second look, as elderly and their families alike find tradition challenged by the demands of modernizing Chinese life."
3 months ago
Jiayun Feng
By Jiayun Feng
Jiayun is a Chinese native and was born in Shanghai, where she spent her first 20 years and earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism at Fudan University. Interested in writing for a global audience, she attended the NYU Graduate School of Journalism for its Global & Joint Program Studies, which allows her to pursue a journalistic career along with her interest in international relations. She has previously interned for Sixth Tone and Shanghai Daily.
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