According to a recent study by researchers at the University of Cambridge, online brain training apps improve the concentration skills of users who practice it. For their study, they have developed a new brain training game aimed at working on cognitive functions such as memory, numerical skills or concentration. In their study, carried […]
Cognitive impairment in the elderly is the process of decline in performance of intellectual or cognitive functions. It is defined as difficulty in processing thoughts that lead to memory loss, difficulties in making decisions, difficulties in concentrating and in learning.
Cognitive impairment is a condition that manifests itself to […]
Cognitive stimulation in adults is used as a therapy to help maintain active cognitive functions in people who have, or are at risk for, cognitive impairment. The means to achieve such good mental health is to keep the brain active, by performing exercises in memory, orientation, attention, or language, among others.
Today, cogni […]
What is cognitive stimulation?
Cognitive stimulation is a therapy aimed at maintaining and/or improving the cognitive functions of users at risk of cognitive impairment. A series of mental activities are used to exercise different cognitive functions, such as memory, orientation, language, executive functions or the basic ski […]
A few months ago, Ideable and Kwido were invited to attend the Santa Casa de la Misericordia Technology Fair in Lisbon. Once there, we were in a stand showing the latest technological advances made in Kwido. Specifically, we invited attendees to participate in demonstrations of cognitive stimulation and virtual reality for the elderly.
THE STUDY. Are online cognitive stimulation platforms effective?
We present a study carried out by the Centros Cognitiva Unidad de Memoria S.L. which tested the effectiveness of online cognitive stimulation platforms in older adults with cognitive impairments. For this purpose, several neuropsychological tests were carried out on […]
In 2018, the Basque Public Telecare Service, betiON, worked for six months on the use of the Kwido-Mementia online cognitive stimulation program with its users. The aim was to encourage cognitive exercise in the lifestyle habits of people using the betiON service. This service is still active today.
The results of the program d […]
The Kwido-Mementia cognitive stimulation platform continues its international expansion in EU countries. After translating the app into English and French, the tool will now also be available in Italian for all users who require it.
The language adaptation has in fact been driven by use of Kwido-Mementia by an Italian organization. This […]
It has been several years since the Biscayan software development company, Ideable Solutions, began to use technology to improve the quality of life of our seniors. After seeing the success of Kwido-Mementia in a professional environment, a study was published in 2018 by Grupo SSI, highlighting the benefits of using the program at h […]