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29 march 2018

The Rephagia introduced in Germany

One of the biggest congresses on swallowing problems was held this month in Munich, Germany. SilverFit had to be there, with the Rephagia!

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19 March 2018

Staying fit and independent

For a year, 20 older people in the Netherlands and 20 older people in Austria will have the opportunity to try out a digital system with which they can play exercising games that are adapted to their abilities.

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12 March 2018

Older people exercise dedicatedly at Silverfitness Wijchen

Movement teacher Dennis Hopman started to work at Silverfitness Wijchen four years ago. This fitness room is located in the care center Meander. People aged 65 and over are having a great time exercising there.

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1 march 2018

What effect does exergaming have on people with dementia?

How effective is it for people with dementia to cycle on an interactive bike? SilverFit is cooperating in a research study conducted in daycare centers which aims at observing the effects of cycling in front of a screen.

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19 february 2018

Behind the scenes: quality policy

How does SilverFit ensure the quality of its systems? Behind the scenes at SilverFit: our quality assurance team

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12 february 2018

Breathing exercises in intensive care

The SilverFit Flow is being tested in the intensive care unit of the Gelre Hospital. This new tool is a device offering fun breathing exercises designed to motivate people and help them recover faster

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5 February 2018

A passion for moving

Fitness specialist Lia Dekker tells us about her passion for her job and the beautiful moments her residents have on the SilverFit Mile

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29 january 2018

SilverFit opens an office in Belgium

SilverFit has recently opened an office in Ghent. Our representative in Belgium is available to answer all your questions

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22 january 2018

Muscle atrophy: underdiagnosed, and rarely treated

Although muscle atrophy (sarcopenia) can have a serious impact, especially on older people, the disease is rarely treated. It is time to take action on this

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15 janaury 2018

Video: Having fun together with the SilverFit Alois

In this video, health-care professionals and older people are telling us about their experience with the SilverFit Alois’ activities

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20 december 2017

Highlights of the past year

The SilverFit team wishes you happy holidays and a wonderful 2018 filled with new highlights. To inspire you we share some of our highlights of 2017

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11 december 2017

Video: the success of biofeedback therapy on dysphagia (swallowing problems)

An American speech-therapist talks about the advantages of a biofeedback treatment of dysphagia (swallowing problems) with the SilverFit Rephagia on people suffering from a brain injury or a spinal cord injury

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