The arguments circulate, did thy die from Covid or did they die with Covid.
We often hear the term “heat or eat” implying that for many pensioners its a choice made on a daily basis. As pensioners are the highest risk grouping is it a case that the deaths are due to an underlying lack of good health within older folk. Could it be that “heat or eat” is more prevalent that many care to admit.
Is it simply due to very poor pension provision here in the United Kingdom. Although many factors influence a person or families wellbeing and the value of a states pension bears scrutiny, the attached chart should give some indication of how our pensioner’s fare compared to others.
Although an outdated chart the comparisons made should still be indicative.