Social Isolation

Social isolation is associated with a higher risk of death in older people regardless of whether they consider themselves lonely, research suggests.  Read the full article at

Pill Reminder

Forget your medicines?  This looks like an interesting new gadget and I have no connection to them.

Zuup is a portable pill dispensing system that is compact and designed to fit in the palm of your hand.

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Technology for seniors

If you're "into" technology, Aging in Place Technology Blog is one of my favorites.

This week's topic is  What types of firms enable technology innovation for older adults?

"Organizations whose mission is to help older adults are missing in the innovation action.  Which of these organizations sees its mission to guarantee that technology innovation for older adults is funded, developed, distributed, successful, and collects input from those experiences to recommend other technologies? "