Posts Tagged ‘Alzheimer’s’

MyndVR Uses Tech to Enrich Plano Seniors’ Lives

Posted by Lance Murray

MyndVR and the Legacy of Willow Bend are showing that virtual reality is more than just a fun experience for young people, it can have positive health effects on our aging community. 

The Plano retirement community and the Dallas-based VR …

3 Things: TWU Gets Neurodegenerative Disease Research Grant

Posted by Amanda Hayes

A national grant helps a TWU research team to work toward a cure for diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Dallas-based startup helps sports fans cheer on their team in style, and the Dallas Streetcar offers new routes using a unique power

3 Things We’re Reading: Vision For Dallas as ‘Impact City’ Gets National Attention

Posted by Heather Noel

GOOD RETURNS CEO GETS NOTICE FOR SOCIAL IMPACT MODEL; MEMORY CARE CENTER DESIGNED TO COMFORT ALZHEIMER’S PATIENTS;UTA HIRES RENOWNED BIOLOGIST


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When Special Health-Care Issues Arise, Cariloop Helps

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Cariloop CEO Michael Walsh originally set out to create an app to help people find suitable nursing homes or senior living facilities for their loved ones.

Cariloop launched in July 2012 in Richardson, touting itself as part Match.com and part …