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An elderly woman rests as she reads a supermarket brochure at a park... News PhotoAdult,Beijing,Brochure,China - East Asia,Horizontal,Illustration,Illustration Technique,Reading,Resting,Senior Adult,Social Issues,Social Services,Supermarket,Wheelchair,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPAn elderly woman rests as she reads a supermarket brochure at a park in Beijing on December 11,2012. China's elderly face increasing uncertainty three decades since the one-child policy took hold, with no real social safety net, the law has left four grandparents and two parents with one caretaker for old age -- and bereaved families with none. AFP PHOTO/WANG ZHAO (Photo credit should read WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)