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How Mobile Technology Can Help Improve Senior Care Plans

More than 4.9 million people, including seniors, required home health care services in the U.S. in 2013the most recent year for which data are available, reports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Meanwhile, more than 1.4 million people required nursing home care across the nation’s 1.7 million licensed beds. However, the true number of senior in need of care may be as high...

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Mobile Tech in Helping Seniors With Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's disease (AD) represents one of the gravest burdens on the economy and moral conscious of society. In the U.S., more than 18 billion hours of unpaid care were attributed to AD in 2015, and when combined with all other forms of dementia, AD will cost more than $236 billion in 2016, reports the Alzheimer's Association. Sadly, one in three seniors will not survive this battle.   

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Mobile Technology, Driving Social Skills Among People with IDDs

Between 7 and 8 million people in the U.S. live with an intellectual or developmental disability (IDD). Including family members and friends of people with IDDs, these disabilities directly impact the lives of 30 million total people, reports the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD).

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The Financial Impact of Autism-Related Mobile Technology

Research on new developments and technologies to improve the lives of people with autism is ongoing and rapidly evolving. Funded by various research institutions, including the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (SBTT) programs by the National Institutes of Health, new technologies, including mobile technology (mobile tech), are being created to...

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