Will We Age with Independence?

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<p>What might the future hold for older adults who would prefer aging at home to moving into an assisted living facility or nursing home?</p><p>In our new comic, you can follow the story of a man who daydreams his way into a future where vital health data are transmitted to off-site professionals who check in remotely, allowing for peace of mind and independence. Drawing on recent literature, the comic imagines a world where advances in technology have made aging in place an attainable reality for many Americans. </p>

http://www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/newsletters/ealerts/2016/may/will-we-age-with-independence Read the comic