Active I project

Active I – Healthy Active Living for seniors What is the project about? European society is ageing fast. Although people are now living longer, they are facing health problems that can be prevented by leading a healthier lifestyle. Participation in regular physical activity, keeping good nutrition habits, and leading a psychologically enriched life can delay […]

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Dr Helen Hawley-Hague presents on motivating older adults to take-up and maintain exercise and the delivery of evidence based strength and balance programmes

Dr Helen Hawley-Hague presents at the Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Vancouver about promoting older adults uptake and adherence to exercise classes and the delivery of evidence based strength and balance programmes. She also talks about her new NIHR Fellowship study which will be using FARSEEING Smartphone technology! To see a video of her presentation […]

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ProFouND Stay Strong Stay Steady Campaign – EU Flash Mob

On International Older Person’s Day (1st October 2015) the Prevention of Falls Network for Dissemination (ProFouND) consortium with members throughout Europe (including members of FARSEEING) delivered flash mobs and/or took part in strength and balance exercise classes to raise awareness of falls prevention.  For more information and to see the final video go to: http://profound.eu.com/profound-stay-strong-stay-steady-campaign-eu-flash-mob/

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Exercise and rehabilitation delivered through exergames in older adults: An integrative review of technologies, safety and efficacy

A new FARSEEING review article has been published International Journal of Medical Informatics   Title: Exercise and rehabilitation delivered through exergames in older adults: An integrative review of technologies, safety and efficacy Authors: Nina Skjæret, Ather Nawaz, Tobias Morat, Daniel Schoene, Jorunn Lægdheim Helbostad , Beatrix Vereijken, This study focused on technologies, safety and efficacy of exergames for […]

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