Will Tech replace love

this is my favourite picture for the blog Caron Cares. It shows a glass heart in a hand.

The future of elderly care could become the role of tech gadgets and less carer orientated. Yes this will keep the elderly alive but will the loneliness kill them?

Cuddle cushions with sensors to give the sensation of being wrapped up in someone’s arms and water bottles which can tell if drinkers are dehydrated have been suggested as innovative ways to improve the lives of the elderly.

Source: Tech ideas to help the elderly – BT

Caron

Award-winning blogger and care columnist for Devon Life magazine, Caron also campaigns for recognition of the needs elderly people and their carers. Designer and creator of the award-winning Dementia Assistance Cards which are free to all, and helping thousands of people globally Caron is passionate and committed to making a difference

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