For the first time in human history, the total world population has more people over 65 than children under five. Demographic changes are bringing new challenges but also opening doors to new opportunities. One example is the ‘healthy ageing’ industry. ‘Healthy ageing’ is defined by the WHO “as the process of developing and maintaining the […]
Dr. Alexandre Kalache shares his advice on changing public attitudes towards dementia, how people in lower and middle-income countries can make brain-healthy lifestyle choices.
In May 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) launched the Guidelines for Dementia Risk Reduction as a part of their mandate to provide evidence-based guidance for a public health response. The aim of this initiative is to improve the lives of people with dementia, their caregivers and families, and to reduce the incidence rate of […]
As part of SCI’s vision to drive authentic conversations about quality-of-life for the elderly, we will publish posts throughout the year that focus on best-in-class organizations that are committed to a future of healthy and happy seniors.
In our second article on oral health, we explore gum inflammation (gingivitis), the loss of alveolar bone (periodontitis), and […]
ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions Sweden is the first organization to support Swedish women’s brain health by participating in the launch of the #BeBrainPowerful Sweden campaign at Dementia Forum X on the 15th of May 2019. ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions, part of the world’s largest lock manufacturers ASSA ABLOY Group, will join panelists at the Royal Palace […]
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Swedish Care International is proud to announce a new training partnership with Brazil’s SBA - Sociedade Beneficente Alemã, our first education partner in the Americas!