Huffpost Fifty

Graying America Gets Wired To Cut Healthcare Costs

Posted: Updated:
Paro, the robotic seal which has fur, big eyes and responds to voice commands, is being tested at the AgeLab at MIT to help calm elderly people with dementia. KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images
Paro, the robotic seal which has fur, big eyes and responds to voice commands, is being tested at the AgeLab at MIT to help calm elderly people with dementia. KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images

(Reuters) - Baby boomers wired to their iPads and smart phones are giving U.S. health experts some new ideas about ways to cut the soaring costs of medical care in graying America.

Read the whole story at Reuters