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Tech companies trying to help patients with Alzheimer’s Disease with new tools

STAT (1/10, Ross, 20K) reports that while the pharmaceutical industry is struggling to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease, technology companies are trying "to help patients and family caregivers cope with the disease by using virtual reality software, robotics, and novel communication tools." The article highlights a few companies and their products or services that aim to help patients with Alzheimer's and dementia. See alzheimers-tech-firms-solutions. For a look at what one Maine provider is doing, head on over to our Facebook page to see the exciting results The Lamp Memory Care Center is getting by using virtual reality technology with their residents.
 
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