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Flour, water, salt, oil and yeast + lots of dough tossing practice, some sauce, toppings, a wood burning oven… Did we mention the dough…

Flour, water, salt, oil and yeast + lots of dough tossing practice, some sauce, toppings, a wood burning oven… Did we mention the dough tossing practice?

2013: Faculty of Engineering

An interdisciplinary research collaboration (IRC) led by the University of Bristol together with the Universities of Southampton and Reading, has …

HIPAA Support Widens In Cloud Vendor Community

Earlier this year, the Department of Health and Human Services issued their “Final Rule” to modify HIPAA – the 1996 legislation that’s the beating heart of healthcare security, privacy and data portability. The lack of data portability continues to plague the industry – but the security and privacy …

HHS names winner of wellness-related Mobile App Challenge

Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary Dr. Howard Koh yesterday announced the winner of the healthfinder.gov Mobile App Challenge – …

2018: 5 million disposable, mobile medical sensors

Although disposable body-worn wireless medical sensors have barely begun to see usage in healthcare, research firm ABI is predicting they will rise …

Digital Health

Innovative Mobile Personal Emergency Response System for Remote Patient Monitoring Care

Written by AZoSensors<p>Up until now, an elderly person suffering from a fall or heart attack could use a device around his neck to send for assistance …

Medical Technology

Smart Home Sensors: New Technology To Help Old People

By Zach White , Mar 06, 2013 11:20 AM EST<p>As some of the largest populations in history approach old age, and the pile of brand new needs grows with …

University of Toronto

Effect of telehealth on quality of life and psychological outcomes over 12 months (Whole Systems Demonstrator telehealth questionnaire study): nested study of patient reported outcomes in a pragmatic, cluster randomised controlled trial

• Martin Cartwright, research associate in health services research1,<br>• Shashivadan P Hirani, senior lecturer in health services research1,<br>• Lorna Rixon, …

Digital Health

Tech Startup "Lively" Provides Care and Independence for Seniors At Low Cost

Tracking the well-being of elderly loved ones can now be done with the click of the mouse thanks to a San Francisco-based startup company.<p>The …

Providing robotic carers and smart systems for the elderly | News | CORDIS | European Commission

As people enter old age it can become increasingly difficult to maintain a good quality of life without help. Perhaps a faltering memory leads to …

Senior Citizen

Has High-Tech Senior Living Changed the Way We Age?

<i>When today’s seniors were children, there were no televisions. Jet airliners didn’t exist, and mechanical adding machines were the closest thing to</i> …

Will The Internet of Things Make Our Lives Any Easier?

The "Internet of Things" is shaping up to be the buzzphrase of the year as more and more of our machines take off their dunce caps. But as history …

Student uses Xbox to monitor elderly

A Perth student has devised a low-cost home monitoring system for the sick, elderly or disabled using an off-the-shelf Xbox Kinect game console.<p>As …

Musical medicine eases the memory gap in dementia sufferers

DEMENTIA can be extremely upsetting for both sufferers and their loved ones, but music therapy can have profoundly beneficial effects.<p>Margaret …

Dementia

Earlysense Safety Monitoring Solution Helps Reduce Patient Falls at Rehabilitation Centers

From EarlySense<p>EarlySense, the market leader in Proactive Patient Care Solutions™, announced today the results of a multi-center clinical study …

Interdisciplinary Research Collaboration to Develop Sensor Platform for Healthcare in Residential Environments

Written by AZoSensors<p>The UK’s healthcare system faces unprecedented challenges. Britain is the most obese nation in Europe and the country’s ageing …

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