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Could R2D2 or C3PO provide your long term care in the future?

December 2015

Photo: naira.mechse.Illinois.edu The National Science Foundation has recently given a $1.5 million grant to a roboticist at the University of Illinois. This roboticist, Dr. Naira Hovakimyan, plans to use this money to experiment with the idea of designing small autonomous drones to perform simple household chores. Specifically, Dr. Hovakimyan wants to develop this technology as […]

How could Chocolate and Red Wine change the future of Long-Term Care?

September 2015

A compound that may slow progression of Alzheimer’s disease could have major effects on the LTCI industry Researchers from the Memory Disorders Program at Georgetown University Medical Center were excited to discover that a highly concentrated form of a compound could slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. The compound, resveratrol, can be found in red […]