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Looking After the Elderly (BBC)



1) What do you think think is the reason for falling birth rate in Japan?
2) Do you have family members who are elderly?
3) Do you think the immediate family members should be the ones to take care of their elderly family members instead of sending them to a nursing home?
4) Why do you think the elderly are being sent to nursing homes instead of staying in their own house?
5) What are the reasons why there are few caretakers in Japan?
6) What should the government do to address the demographic problem in Japan?
7) How do you feel about accepting more immigrants in Japan?
8) What do you think are the advantages and disadvantages of having immigrants in a country?