A 4 minute video nicely narrated by Addison Anderson & TED-Ed. If you know of a caregiver or friend suffering from the effects of an aging elder, we are conducting trials of a time management monitor (app & device) where
Source of original article: WHO: Facts about Aging The world population is rapidly ageing Between 2000 and 2050, the proportion of the world’s population over 60 years will double from about 11% to 22%. The total number of people aged
Denis Campbell reports on health crises ; shortage assistants and nurses as a reason for rise in deaths Two NHS staff walk with an elderly patient outside St Thomas’ Hospital in London Photograph: Oli Scarff/Getty Images this raises renewed worry
‘iMechE’ report; adapting homes to suit the needs of older people could counteract frailty, & reduce hospital visits. The report argues remote monitoring, mobile devices and sensors will enable the elderly keep their independence and remain safe in the comfort
By Robin Brant David Cameron has adopted a fairly low profile since he left Downing Street last year. He’s campaigned for more research into dementia and stuck by the national citizen service he set up in office. Now he’ll be
while updating our site we noticed blogs disappearing… we have them back soon! Doorstep scams & Bogus callers Scammers commonly target older people for doorstep scams. In fact, 85% of victims of doorstep scams are aged 65 and over
Your parents protected you when you were young, but as your parents age, they might need you to protect them. In addition to the health problems that often come with age, there are many people who prey on the aged.
Kevin Woodberry of securityalarms.co.uk explains very clearly “Which Home Security System is right for your home and budget? Many home owners, like you, require a home security system but don’t know where to start. Choosing the right alarm system for
Bogus caller robs 90-year-old Leeds woman in her home Yorkshire Post A 90-year-old Leeds woman was robbed by a bogus caller who barged into her home and pretended to be her cousin. The victim was “left quite badly … Warning to
Maybe it’s the Media editors that do not want to bore its readers with the same news stories but the crime goes on unhindered.