Not everyone has the chance to know a great-grandparent, so I count myself lucky.
A pensioner got on his bike to celebrate a major milestone among family and friends.
As pressures on NHS services are felt, new services are being offered to users of the MacKenzie Centre as referrals to the Inverness facility continue to rise.
The cost of free personal and nursing care for elderly Scots reached a record high of almost £500million in 2015-16, a new report has revealed.
New plans to recoup some of the cost of care for the elderly after death have been unveiled in the Conservatives' general election manifesto.
Health watchdogs have found that older people in the north-east are being mostly well served by efforts to integrate health and social care - but some people faced dangerous delays.
A former Aberdeenshire care home boss who was suspended following the death of an 89-year-old patient has been suspended from the nursing register.
A senior Aberdeenshire councillor has called for a national debate on the rising cost of care for the elderly.
A controversial arms-length body set up by Aberdeen City Council to deliver care services for older people has received a largely positive first performance report card.