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I find this situation very frustrating.  I'm not going to hide it.  If we were able to protect humans from getting exposed to hazardous radiation and the general, non life-sustaining void of outer space over forty years ago, on the moon, we should ce

I find this situation very frustrating. I'm not going to hide it. If we were able to protect humans from getting exposed to hazardous radiation and the general, non life-sustaining void of outer space over forty years ago, on the moon, we should ce

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The unconsciousness of children with the virus is a common problem at the ground. They don't wash hands, and don't take care of hygiene conditions as they are only children...There are also great amount of child being left alone because of their pare

The unconsciousness of children with the virus is a common problem at the ground. They don't wash hands, and don't take care of hygiene conditions as they are only children...There are also great amount of child being left alone because of their pare

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Nick, would you mind if I add you to the team of the project?

When we're kids, we do odd jobs, like mowing lawns, for a little cash. There's value  for both parties - kids make some scratch, and adults get someone to mow their lawn. The neighborhood is the marketplace. 

What if we had a market place for ment

When we're kids, we do odd jobs, like mowing lawns, for a little cash. There's value for both parties - kids make some scratch, and adults get someone to mow their lawn. The neighborhood is the marketplace. What if we had a market place for ment

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A tool that enables older patients and their adult-child caregivers make more confident treatment decisions together, be more involved in their healthcare, and build the skills to better the conversations with their physician.

A tool that enables older patients and their adult-child caregivers make more confident treatment decisions together, be more involved in their healthcare, and build the skills to better the conversations with their physician.

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Hi nick! Sorry if this is a duplicate, but we would love to have you on our team if you have time. If not we would love to talk to you about how we might be able to best test this with you. Thanks so much for your additions and support!!

Caregivers are sometimes thrown into this new role and there are many new & important information that they have to quickly learn to make decisions for others. By creating a wellness toolkit, it provides essential tools and items to take care of

Caregivers are sometimes thrown into this new role and there are many new & important information that they have to quickly learn to make decisions for others. By creating a wellness toolkit, it provides essential tools and items to take care of

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Adding idea about teaching mindfulness to recharge for caregivers.

A club that teaches long forgotten crafts, recipes, dialects to the younger generations, preserving them. Keeping culture alive, deepen relationships inter-generational and prevent the world from unified culture.

A club that teaches long forgotten crafts, recipes, dialects to the younger generations, preserving them. Keeping culture alive, deepen relationships inter-generational and prevent the world from unified culture.

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A simple app to prompt questions about life goals, hopes and end of life wishes.
Inspired by The One Slide, Nathan's Intergenerational Holliday, Death over Dinner and National Healthcare Decision Day.

A simple app to prompt questions about life goals, hopes and end of life wishes. Inspired by The One Slide, Nathan's Intergenerational Holliday, Death over Dinner and National Healthcare Decision Day.

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The main idea is to offer mainly an online platform which is supported by an offline service where elderly could connect with young parents whose own parents don´t live nearby to help them with daily tasks and vice versa.

The main idea is to offer mainly an online platform which is supported by an offline service where elderly could connect with young parents whose own parents don´t live nearby to help them with daily tasks and vice versa.

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Build small (40 to 50 unit), affordable senior co-housing communities for musicians and artists (pro and amateur) and anyone whose passion for music and the arts burns deep within.

Build small (40 to 50 unit), affordable senior co-housing communities for musicians and artists (pro and amateur) and anyone whose passion for music and the arts burns deep within.

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Hey Nick... might you be interested in joining the RTYD team. We'd love to have you involved since you appear to be community focused and have great ideas. Thanks sir!

An app that completes care systems communication cycle - allowing recipients of care to monitor the face and progress of their care each day. The simple app creates a sense of safety by removing the precious uncertainty.

An app that completes care systems communication cycle - allowing recipients of care to monitor the face and progress of their care each day. The simple app creates a sense of safety by removing the precious uncertainty.

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The last few years has seen a huge amount of development go into high-tech wearable materials, designed to provide a myriad of benefits to high-performance athletes, many of these same benefits could also benefit the elderly and help them stay active

The last few years has seen a huge amount of development go into high-tech wearable materials, designed to provide a myriad of benefits to high-performance athletes, many of these same benefits could also benefit the elderly and help them stay active

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Nick, just wanted to say thanks very much for your contributions mate and congrats on the huge response to your concept.

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Nick commented on Amplify survivors' stories

My un-informed understanding is that coverage is better than we may imagine. The MSF doctors tell us Vodafone and Orange are the biggest providers. Perhaps they could be partners?

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Nick commented on Amplify survivors' stories

Washington, DC

turns out there's some precedence for this. 26 minutes into this video, a patient video conferences with her family: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/ebola-outbreak/