elderly

November 15, 2021

A journal essay argues that Western societies could benefit from acknowledging social robots' relational value.

November 17, 2020

Social isolation is worsening and detrimental to health. A bioethicist sees an opportunity: robot companions for seniors.

April 6, 2020

The results of a Seattle study of how a retirement living facility averted a COVID-19 outbreak have implications for public health practice.

April 18, 2018

A poorer score on a cognitive test was associated with greater risk in a study population of 2,615 senior drivers.

November 29, 2017

Artificial-intelligence and robotics designers should solicit ideas from elderly people, says study's lead researcher

Among older women, at-home self-surveys can predict mortality, hip fractures and falls as well as a measurements taken during a clinic visit, according to researchers at the University of Washington and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

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