Elderly

How an Aging Population Can Benefit from Wearable Tech

The global population is aging, and that is putting increasing pressure on healthcare systems worldwide. However, perhaps nowhere is the challenge greater than in the United States, where rising costs and a patient population that is both older and sicker is combining with a growing shortage of qualified healthcare providers. Nevertheless, the situation is not

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The Things We Take for Granted: 10 Things You Might Not Have Heard About Geriatric Occupational Therapy

Recovering from an injury or a serious illness is a challenge at any age, but elderly patients often need a little extra help to get back to their baselines after prolonged hospital stays. That’s where occupational therapists come in. Read on to find ten things that most people don’t know about geriatric occupational therapy. Important

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Elderly Health Care: Top 7 Tips for Caregivers

How do you support an aging loved one’s health? Get to know the basics of elderly health care by following these top 7 tips for caregivers. With age comes wisdom, or so the saying goes. But with age also comes certain health challenges. These include arthritis, heart disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and so on. As a caregiver, you

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ReMeLife – Cutting Edge Innovation in Elder and Dementia care

Loneliness, boredom, being treated like a number and with disinterest, lack of motivation, a fear of technology, difficulty with buttons and difficulty engaging with others, are some of the classic issues endemic in care, whatever the care setting. Finding tech-based care solutions is not easy. Most monitor conditions and collect data whilst working in background,

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Keeping Track Of Your Fitness With Technology As You Get Older

As we age, exercise can provide more energy, ease chronic illnesses and help retain independence. Sometimes, it can be hard to get motivated to exercise, especially when experiencing pain or fatigue. By taking advantage of the latest fitness technology for support and motivation, and using fitness trackers to monitor progress, continuing to exercise in later life is

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