Sunday, December 17, 2017
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Alexa, what time are the grandchildren coming by?

Meet Alexa, your friendly personal home assistant. She can be activated with your voice; just say her name - “Alexa” - and ask her a...
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Magic MiRo: The Autonomous Care Robot

Imagine a care-free home system that allows people the freedom to look after themselves using smart devices. Controlling your own private and intimate issues...
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Retirement and Care Facilities – Options For Different Needs

There is not one Place to grow old – there are many Growing old might be linked to changing needs and requirements. Sometimes their current...
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Support for People with Dementia: Memory Care

Decreasing mental Abilities demand appropriate Care With advancing age, not only the physical but also the mental abilities decrease. This age-related degradation of physical and...
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Supporting Independence: Home Help

Why do I need a Home Help? When getting older, the physical ability decreases: The flexibility as well as the force is limited, and the...
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Smart Health Assistants – Relief for Relatives

Relatives of Older People Bear a Great Burden Since health and the whole body becomes more and more fragile with increasing age, older people need...
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Smart Assistants Recognize Seniors’ Emergencies

Living Alone Can Be Risky for OlderPeople Nowadays, a lot of seniors live alone. Usually, older people prefer to stay in their familiar environment instead...
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What is Telehealth and How Can it Benefit You?

How to Define Telehealth and Telemedicine There is no definitive definition for the terms telehealth and telemedicine. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), telemedicine was...
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Robots: The Future of Nursing

Robots – Caretakers of the Future With the implementation of new technologies, automated machines have become more affordable and effective. The roots of the automation...
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Different Housing Options for Older Adults

Helping Older People Obtain as much Independence as Possible When growing older, most people realize that they cannot do everything themselves anymore. Although being aware...

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