News tagged with elderly people

Grey zone: who will care for Thailand's elderly?

As he wheels his 77-year-old aunt away from Bangkok's first day centre for the elderly, Nakhon reflects on the familial duties that oblige him to juggle night-shift work and care for his ageing relative.

Jul 06, 2016
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Fall detector for older people

Pressure measurements enable a newly developed fall detector to "observe" falls that current sensors do not register, thus improving safety for older people who live at home.

Feb 08, 2016
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