examine the current increase in longevity in life within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. What impact will this aging of the nation have on the current and future healthcare system? What plans does the Kingdom have in place to meet these demands now and for the long-term?
Be sure to support your statements with logic and argument, citing all sources referenced.
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