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Road to Retirement (Technology) #1025695

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 09, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Studio: Nancy Snyderman) Better living for seniors through technology featured; details given about the Oregon Health & Science University study that uses technology to detect changes in health patterns; scenes shown of monitoring devices and a mobile robot that allows a caregiver to check in from far away. [87-year-old Dorothy RUTHERFORD – says she doesn’t want her children to have to take care of her.] [Oregon Health & Science University Dr. Jeffrey KAYE@- says knowing what’s happening and what the options might be becomes very important.] [AARP family caregiving expert Amy GOYER@- says the majority are willing to give up a little privacy to stay independent in their homes.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Snyderman, Nancy
Duration:
00:03:10

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