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News: Smart Aging

An Inside Look at the Aetna & Apple Meeting

Apple is conducting research with the help of health insurance giant Aetna to see if the Apple Watch can be […]

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Smartphones Can Now Be “Portable Lab” for Bodily Fluids

A new technology developed by researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign essentially turns a smartphone into a high-performance […]

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Designing a Lifestyle: The Future of Technology for Aging

The future of robots may not be all shiny plastic and smooth metal. In fact, it might be downright cute […]

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11 Home Health Digital Tools that Received FDA Clearance in 2017 Q2

Just a few months after announcing the roll out of a new digital health unit at FDA, they have already […]

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4 Veterans of FinTech “Company Building” Launch Lab for Digital Health Startups

The four founders of the new Berlin-based Heartbeat Labs aim to build “pioneering healthtech companies,” according to its website. [The] […]

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Universities for the Elderly: A Chinese Innovation Combats Social Isolation, Improves Quality of Life

The world’s population is aging, and in at least one way, China has discovered a very effective way to keep […]

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Before You Go in Search of Funding, Make Sure You Avoid These Three Red Flags

Mark Gilbert, founder and CEO of MBS Accounting Technology & Advisory, recently contributed a post to MedCity News on some […]

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Aging in Place Can Flourish Using Technologies Designed for the Young…Once We Decide Who Pays

Much of the technology that can improve the last stage of life already exists, but the uncertainty over funding discourages […]

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See What Hatched at Senior Planet’s First Hack Aging Hackathon

Next Avenue contributing writer Richard Eisenberg reports for Forbes that he recently attended two vastly different events, both aimed at […]

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Home Monitoring Company HomeEXCEPT Wins AARP $10K Prize

AARP recently announced Nova Scotia-based HomeEXCEPT as the grand prize winner of its 2017 Innovation Champion Awards, furthering the organization’s […]

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