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Wednesday, 16 March, 2016

Giving hope to millions of epileptic people

DSM blog post Thursday, 23 May, 2013 Giving hope to millions of epileptic people Blog by Professor António Dourado, coordinator of the EPILEPSIAE project. This EU funded project (FP7) has done a lot of research to make prediction of epileptic seizures pos ...

Tuesday, 19 January, 2016

Policies for Ageing Well with ICT

Policies for Ageing Well with ICT ICT can help older people to stay healthy, independent and active at work or in their community. The European Commission funds several research projects in the field. One in three Europeans will be over 65 by 2060. The ra ...

Tuesday, 9 May, 2017

Research and innovation for ageing well with ICT

Research and innovation for ageing well with ICT Ageing is one of our major societal challenges and ICT is key for tackling it. The EU actively supports and provides funding for research and innovation in ICT and ageing well. Research on ICT for ageing we ...

Thursday, 11 May, 2017

ICT and fall prevention for elderly

ICT and fall prevention for elderly Each year, one in three people over 65 has a serious fall, mostly in their home. Often their quality of life is severely diminished: loss of mobility, severe dependency and physical disability. The cost of falls is high ...