Smartphones and social media to increase adherence to treatment

FOCUS News interviewed Professor Antonio Cano, coordinator of the FOCUS project and leader of the group of health professionals and researchers who are implementing the Spanish branch of the FOCUS pilot in Valencia.
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Preventing cognitive decline in older portuguese citizens

At the beginning of December, FOCUS News interviewed Professor João Apóstolo and Dr Elzbieta Bobrowicz-Campos, professionals who led the implementation of the ECoRem-FOCUS Study in Portugal.
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What do Polish patients think about the FOCUS pilot?

In the last week of November, FOCUS News interviewed Dr Donata Kurpas and Aneta Soll, the people responsible for the implementation of the Polish branch of the FOCUS pilot in Wroclaw, Opole and chatted with some of the participants in the study.
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Can health psychology and group therapy help reduce levels of frailty in older people?

On 17th November, FOCUS News interviewed Dr. Sarah Damanti, who is leading the group of health professionals and researchers implementing PoliFIT-INFocus in Italy.
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Cognitive Stimulation: Prevention of frailty in older adults” receives an honorable mention in the competition of Good Practices on Active and Healthy

The practice “Cognitive Stimulation: Prevention of frailty in older adults”, developed by the team of the Nursing School of Coimbra, was distinguished with an honorable mention in the competition of Good Practices on Active and Healthy Ageing in the Central Region of Portugal
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