The right to health is a basic expectation for people of all ages. But older people face all kinds of challenges -- even discrimination -- as they seek to get the right kind of healthcare as they grow old.

Here, older people from across the globe tell us about some of the health issues they have to deal with.

Lipi Begum, 62, Bangladesh

A health clinic that we set up with our local Affiliate helped Lipi Begum back on her feet after she was left bedridden.

Posted: 06 January 2014

Kakule, 68, Democratic Republic of Congo

We restored Kakule's sight after he suddenly went blind.

Posted: 24 July 2013

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