Serious games

Serious games

Serious games If you thought video games are only for teenagers, think again! A survey conducted by the American Association of Retired Persons showed that video games are booming among people aged 50 and older. In just three years, the number of older adults who play...
What is Sarcopenia?

What is Sarcopenia?

What is Sarcopenia? Sarcopenia is a condition characterized by progressive and generalized loss of skeletal muscle mass, strength and function. Although it is primarily a disease of the elderly, its development may be associated with conditions that are not...
What is Frailty?

What is Frailty?

What is Frailty? Frailty is most often defined as an aging-related syndrome of physiological decline, characterized by marked vulnerability to adverse health outcomes. Frail older patients often present with an increased burden of symptoms including weakness and...