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Case management services for patients who may not usually have case managers. A service that involve the patient as well as their family and support network.

Case management services for patients who may not usually have case managers. A service that involve the patient as well as their family and support network.

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Free online courses for seniors. The Massively Open Online Courses industry is growing exponentially, attracting people from across the globe. MOOCs for Seniors adapts these courses to fit the technical savvy & pace of an older adult's lifestyle.

Free online courses for seniors. The Massively Open Online Courses industry is growing exponentially, attracting people from across the globe. MOOCs for Seniors adapts these courses to fit the technical savvy & pace of an older adult's lifestyle.

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Site where caregivers can share their stories about being a caregiver and caring for their loved ones. Caregiving is very stressful - telling your story and connecting with others can be therapeutic and informative.

Site where caregivers can share their stories about being a caregiver and caring for their loved ones. Caregiving is very stressful - telling your story and connecting with others can be therapeutic and informative.

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A trusted delivery service that goes the extra mile, helping with simple household chores or simply stopping by for a chat and a cup of tea.

A trusted delivery service that goes the extra mile, helping with simple household chores or simply stopping by for a chat and a cup of tea.

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Proposed is an "underWearable" Activity Monitor (uWAM) for people to use to securely/safely monitor, track, store and share personal health/wellness information with their trusted circles (family, health care providers, caregivers, etc).

Proposed is an "underWearable" Activity Monitor (uWAM) for people to use to securely/safely monitor, track, store and share personal health/wellness information with their trusted circles (family, health care providers, caregivers, etc).

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Imagine a scheme in which you get rewarded for living in a healthy way. Rewarding would not only be under the form of better quality of life and longer life but also in an immediate and potentially pecuniar way.

Imagine a scheme in which you get rewarded for living in a healthy way. Rewarding would not only be under the form of better quality of life and longer life but also in an immediate and potentially pecuniar way.

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A program that enables older adults to be present in the lives of children, either directly or virtually. Research shows that an older adult encouraging and supporting children, can improve the children's ability to learn, regardless of the subject.

A program that enables older adults to be present in the lives of children, either directly or virtually. Research shows that an older adult encouraging and supporting children, can improve the children's ability to learn, regardless of the subject.

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Studies show that learning to play the Gamelan can improve focus and attention span. It's an easy instrument to learn and play, it's a social activity, and music stimulates many different brain regions. It's a great way to keep aging brains sharp.

Studies show that learning to play the Gamelan can improve focus and attention span. It's an easy instrument to learn and play, it's a social activity, and music stimulates many different brain regions. It's a great way to keep aging brains sharp.

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Retirement doesn't mean the end of an active life, but the lack of a schedule can make it tough to stay on track. Setting goals, coming up with steps to complete them, and having a community of advice-givers boost accountability and engagement.

Retirement doesn't mean the end of an active life, but the lack of a schedule can make it tough to stay on track. Setting goals, coming up with steps to complete them, and having a community of advice-givers boost accountability and engagement.

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We are large demographic group, but we are only seen in commercials that represent problems. We need more positive visibility as in the gray hair page on memorybanque.com

We are large demographic group, but we are only seen in commercials that represent problems. We need more positive visibility as in the gray hair page on memorybanque.com

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