Sensors that monitor gait can now be utilized in a home where elderly people live, as a way of predicting falls three weeks before they occur. With this data, medics can see changes which would result in a fall and thus intervene before a potentially lethal fall. Once this is used, scientists belief that it…

Just because you are retired does not mean that you can still “bring home the bacon.” We all know how important it is for us to stay active and engaged in order to live longer, healthier and happier lives, so why not get busy making money? Here are some great ideas for older persons who…

Also referred to as the “Uber economy” or the “sharing economy” the change in how people are getting their services has been significant over the last few years, enhancing the quality of life for many people. In this article, we examine How the On Demand Economy Can Reshape Senior Living. Apart from the fact that…

We all know that happiness is not a result of what we have, but rather our attitude about what we have. While some people reflect on the losses aging inevitably brings, others cling to the many gains growing older adds to one’s life. It’s not hard to see which viewpoint leads to gratitude, which leads…

Historically, robots have been used in many ways to benefit the senior population. Now, another new use is being put to works thanks to the Loomo bot. Last month, developers were approached by Segway Robotics to glean ideas on how the Loomo bot can be beneficial to the elderly population in Singapore. Given that by…

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