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Toch Smarturns Launches Kickstarter Campaign


VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Tochtech Inc., a Vancouver-based tech company whose mission is to provide SMART home solutions for safer living, launched its first product, Toch Smarturns on Kickstarter. Utilizing the Internet of Things, motion sensor, wireless and patent-pending technologies, the Toch Smarturns solution transforms existing stoves to SMART stoves, adding intelligence to the kitchen.

SentinelCare, a new approach to supporting loved ones aging in place


In 2005, Mary Shofer, then 95 had just retired (yes, that’s not a typo).  At 5’1 and 90 lbs Mary was spry, active and walked 2 miles a day.   A widow for over two decades she was independent and vital.   Age-related edema was diagnosed and her physician made a mistake in dosing medication to lower her blood pressure.   At the first dose Mary’s blood pressure dropped so low that she was unable to stand and collapsed, breaking her leg, hip and ribs.     She lay on the floor of her apartment for nearly two hours before help was called.  Why?

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ElderCheck Now App connects caregivers to updated health and well-being information for the elders they care for

The ElderCheck Now app aims to help caregivers gain updated health information and overall well-being of the


elders they monitor by leveraging new technology available in the latest smart devices. Caregivers can send secure


check-ins to their designated elders, who can respond to their caregiver’s check-in requests through a simplified


Five Technology Innovations for Older Adults – June, 2016

As the event season winds down, let’s reflect.  Has there been a technology breakthrough this year?  Consider the 2016 conferences, including CES,  JP Morgan Health Investing, AARP LivePitch, 1 Million Cups Coffee Pitch, Digital Health Summer Summit, and soon, the Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit. Just before the fall season kicks off with more startups and events, what has been interesting, new, and/or recent in the way of announcements? Here are five, all text from their own media/material:



 AMC Health, the leading provider of proven remote patient monitoring and engagement solutions that are exclusively endorsed by the American Hospital Association, and Revolve Robotics, one of the world’s leading innovators in robotic telepresence, today announced a partnership to help patients living with chronic conditions to better manage their health, strengthen their connections with their care te

ONKÖL Wins Gold at 2016 Edison Awards


MILWAUKEE, April 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/-- Milwaukee startup ONKÖL announced today that it took top honors at the 2016 Edison Awards.  ONKÖL won the 2016 Edison Gold Award™ in Health and Wellness – Safety & Health Monitoring.  The company received the award for its innovative ONKÖL hub. The award was given at the black-tie Edison Awards Gala held at the historic Capitale ballroom in New York City on April 21, 2016.


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