Kwido, our multidevice telecare platform to care for the elderly and dependents has been selected to go through to Phase 2 of the European FICHe accelerator programme.
The aim of the European programme FICHe (Future Internet Challenge eHealth) is to accelerate European SMEs and start-ups which are developing innovative application […]
En este artículo recogemos cómo recientes estudios de investigación han constadado que la tecnología puede mejorar los síntomas de depresión en las personas mayores. Especialmente, con ejercicios de estimulación cognitiva online orientados a personas mayores.
Una investigación sobre los efectos del entrenamiento cognitivo […]
The elderly care platform Kwido continues to grow, seeking the best support and developing new solutions to improve the daily lives of our seniors. On this occasion, we are proud to present Mementia, a cognitive stimulation tool which offers psychologists and therapists a broad range of possibilities through a methodolo […]
Recently, we dedicated a space on this blog to trying to understand the differences between telecare and advanced telecare, two buzzwords which are occasionally confused. Something similar happens with today’s topic of discussion: the difference between telemedicine and telecare.
The development of the Internet […]
The arrival of mobile technology has brought about an authentic revolution, both in terms of how we communicate and obtain information; completely changing our habits in many areas of our lives. One such alteration has been our relationship with the healthcare system, and even with our own current and potential illnesses.
After years of d […]
Games, as well as being an important learning technique, have been a common educational tool throughout history, one also used in adulthood to retain certain faculties. With extensive developments occurring in the ICT field, this form of entertainment is undergoing an authentic revolution thanks to video games.
The typical educational u […]
Languages, like living organisms, evolve over time to adapt to the requirements of a society also in transformation. The rise of new technologies and the ever increasing contact between different languages generate new words so quickly that they burst into our vocabulary without warning, often creating a barely conscious use thereafter.
With age, it becomes more common to suffer memory problems, cognitive impairment or dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, constituting one of the main concerns of those facing ageing, as well as an area to be taken into consideration from the perspective of geriatric healthcare.
Therefore, not only is diagnosis and continued imp […]
Tomorrow, Friday 22nd November, Kwido will be attending the Conference “From innovation to health“, organized by the Spanish Psychogeriatric Society, which is being held in Zamora’s University Campus Auditorium (34 Cardenal Cisneros Avenue).
The event draws on the current crisis, which has undermined the provision of va […]
The future welfare of our elderly citizens will be decided today, and their quality of life depends on the decisions we make now. This is just one point we are encouraged to reflect upon by a study carried out by the AstraZeneca Foundation, in collaboration with the European University, related to forecasts in the field […]