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Existing Technology Could Help Dementia Patients and Caregivers

An article published Tuesday in the American Journal of Accountable Care argued for the implementation of existing technologies in the […]

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AI Helps Reduce Loneliness Among Seniors

Accenture has completed a pilot program to develop a new AI-based program for seniors. The platform aims to help users […]

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Revel Health Receives $17 Million Investment from TT Capital

Revel Health recently announced $17 million in investment from TT Capital Partners. The Minneapolis-based company plans to use the investment […]

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Cox Designs Smart Home For Seniors

A new smart home designed by Cox Communications uses technology to address many of the challenges faced by older Americans […]

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Advantages of Robotic Caregivers Include Reduced Caregiver Burden, Increased Quality of Care

As the American population continues to age and demand for professional caregiving rises, healthcare professionals are looking for ways to […]

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Alphabet Inc Announces Plans for Self Driving Ride-Hailing Service

In a groundbreaking move, Alphabet Inc recently announced plans to launch a self-driving taxi service in Phoenix in the next […]

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Robotic Pets Reduce Loneliness Among Seniors

CB Insights reported recently that robotic “pets” show promise for reducing loneliness and isolation among seniors. A 2008 study by […]

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Notes from Connected Health: Innovation Needed to Combat Isolation Among Seniors

At the Connected Health Conference in Boston this week, discussion repeatedly turned to the promise technology holds to build community […]

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9 Industries and $100 Billion: Who’s Competing for the 50+ Set?

As an investor or entrepreneur, what should you know about the longevity economy and its implications for digital health? To […]

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StayWell and Vitals Each Acquire Patient Engagement Tools by Splitting MedHelp Down the Middle

As the drive toward consumer-based healthcare continues, both StayWell and Vitals have made moves to expand their patient engagement tools […]

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