New Tool Aims to Simplify Finding Senior Care

Can technology assist in the search for quality senior care? Apps such as Seniorly simplify the process by making it easy to book a short-term stay in an assisted living community.

https://ww2.kqed.org/news/2016/09/12/new-tool-aims-to-simplify-finding-senior-care/

4 Ways Video Games Are Good For You

Pass the controller to Grandma! Studies have shown video games stimulate the minds of seniors and can improve their overall health and longevity. Better cognitive function, memory, and balance are just a few benefits of playing video games for older adults.

http://www.everydayhealth.com/senior-health/can-video-games-keep-you-vital.aspx

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Next-Generation Undergarments Defend Against Falls, Infections

This article gives new meaning to the phrase “semper ubi sub ubi!” A new wave of undergarments for the elderly promise exciting technological developments in the area of senior health. These items of clothing will be able to sense and cushion impending falls, as well as monitor seniors’ urinary health.

https://www.agingcare.com/Articles/undergarments-defend-against-falls-and-infections-167160.htm

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