Prevention and Rehabilitation Through Age-Tech


28m 00s
Broadcast on December 10, 2022 Available until June 10, 2023

Age-tech is technology that is made to meet the needs of older adults or for those who take care of them. This week's episode introduces a game-like VR rehabilitation program that helps users to recover or even gain leg strength and a new type of flooring material designed to soften the impact from dangerous falls.

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