10/10/2013 – GPS for Wandering Dog-Walker Shows Dementia Challenge

Oct 10, 2013 Comments Off by

At least 35.6 million people have dementia, with Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia the most common forms, according to the World Health Organization. About 40 percent of them get lost, and half of those who are missing for more than 24 hours die or are seriously injured, according to studies.

GPS systems are increasingly in demand.

Read the full article at Bloomberg.

 

Longevity News 2013, mind, mobility

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