The Longevity

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Housing That Lessens Loneliness

The headlines are roaring with research about the impact of social isolation and loneliness on older adults. Studies show that […]

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Entrepreneur of the Week: John Robertson, HomeEXCEPT

Through the sole use of temperature, HomeEXCEPT home sensors provide a non-intrusive way to monitor the activities of a loved […]

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Huawei, Samsung Add Functionality for Seniors to Smartwatches

As more and more smartwatch makers broaden their health and wellness applications beyond merely fitness tracking, they are increasingly turning […]

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The 2017 $50K Aging in Place Challenge Launched by AARP, Rock Health

Calling all entrepreneurs tackling ways to help our aging demographic age-in-place: applications are open for the AARP – Rock Health […]

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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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Housing App Nesterly Will Match Boomer Homeowners with Millennial Renters

After winning several tech competitions earlier this year, Nesterly seems well positioned to capture an emerging housing trend: millennials renting […]

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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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Senior Living Facility Launches Novel Pilot to Support Aging in Place

Mission Health is “in new territory,” Tina Thomas, senior vice president of operations, told Home Healthcare News. They are launching […]

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For an Aging Population, Rehab Robotics Promises to Extend Mobility, Control

This week, Arizona State University hosted its fifth annual Rehabilitation Robotics Conference. More than 300 rehab robotics researchers, clinicians and […]

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Smart Stove App Inirv React Makes Homes Safer for Seniors Aging in Place

As trends for aging in place grow, Inirv React has successfully crowdfunded its first smart home app, using technology to […]

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