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Showing vulnerability of falls in the elderly

Why is it so difficult to detect falls?

Marta Cristofanini
The health-tech industry is investing a lot of resources in automatic fall detection, to allow the elderly and caregivers to experience aging with the right serenity, but the issue is far from being resolved. Falling is human “Do you…
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Aspetto di un assistente vocale

The Unstoppable Rise of Voice Assistants

Marta Cristofanini
Or how to make happy the over-65s: the usage of voice’s technologies is becoming very popular among the elderly and also the employment in healthcare’s system seems to be successful. A new direction “Play melancholy song.” The iconic phrase…
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Isolation and well-being: the elderly at the time of COVID-19

Marta Cristofanini
The effects of the lockdown that has affected and still affects most of the world’s population are not to be underestimated: social isolation is a condition to which everyone – especially the elderly – will have to get used…
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English health system: chronicles from a state of emergency

Marta Cristofanini
It’s a crisis which can’t be ignored, because some of its causes present common grounds within the global scenario we are all sharing as Western citizens, and that leads us unavoidably to reflect, beyond every political dispute. It’s a…
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Lie to me: when the patient misleads

Marta Cristofanini
Helping doctors to access “virgin” patients’ data in respect of privacy and a spontaneous shyness: maybe new assistive technologies can help to overcome also this. More than lies, it would be more accurate to talk about omissions: recent studies…
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2020: The Beginning of a New “Smart” Era

Marta Cristofanini
Smart wearables are taking up the world and this trend is going to intensify in the next years, thanks also to the reduction of average selling prices and few others tricks According to Gartner, the new decade is “wearable-friendly”,…
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Chinese marketing interest for foreing products

Is Chinese market a good market for health related investments?

Marta Cristofanini
After a long period of closure towards Western customs and traditions, China feels attracted by innovative tech-products coming from abroad, especially in the medical sector A boom of interest for foreign products China counts today 131 million of people…
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Kibi is a potential helper to prevent prostatic issues and here is why

Marta Cristofanini
It can be really frustrating to deal with aging discomforts and the risk of being alone in disregarding important symptoms is high The importance of prevention If prevention is better than cure, Kibi could represent a valid tech-fellow for…
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TESEO & LA BLOCKCHAIN di ETHEREUM

Teseo & the Ethereum blockchain

Lorenzo Dalvit
A crucial relationship What is today’s most important asset? Answering this question is difficult. Certainly, what the current economy and reality are telling us is that information is playing a major role in our lives.The value of information and…
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