Pressalit Care blog

Coming soon to a bathroom near you: 3 focus areas for 2017 and beyond

Did you talk to your toilet today? Probably not, but if you read our latest blog post From smart to automated you will know that pretty soon you might. Technology, in particular home automation, is just one focus area for the new year. As the year draws to an end, we take a look ahead at what to expect within our three primary focus areas: Design, functionality and [...]

By |December 5th, 2016|Categories: Care|Tags: , |0 Comments

From smart to automated – changing homes for the elderly and disabled

The smart home is here, allowing users to control functions such as heating and lighting via apps and sensors. And even before these functions become common property, the next level of homes is in the making. Imagine being able to control your entire bathroom with your voice and your eyes. And imagine your toilet keeping track of your health. The smart home may be here, but soon everything [...]

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Care|Tags: , |0 Comments

Australia raises standards for SCI rehabilitation and intensify search for cure

People suffering from Spinal Cord Injuries (SCI) might soon be looking to Australia for new standards for rehabilitation and, before long, maybe even a cure. Until recently, repairing the spinal cord was considered impossible. Thanks to a new noninvasive procedure, people around the world now have reason to believe that a cure is just a matter of time. And the cure might very well come from Down [...]

By |November 9th, 2016|Categories: Care|Tags: |0 Comments

The future of elderly care: It’s not about ageing, it’s about living.

Pressalit is proud to be featured in the new video by Healthcare Denmark “The Future of Elderly Care” in which you can find our kitchen and bathroom products in their right elements. The video aims to introduce viewers to some of the focus areas of the Danish government - to prepare for 2040 when one in four Danes will be 65 or older. "Denmark focuses on moving towards [...]

By |September 27th, 2016|Categories: Care|Tags: |0 Comments

Bravo, Rio!

A few days have now passed since I attended the closing ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio – a spectacular show with more than 80,000 spectators. The ceremony concluded two weeks that have been very special for me. It has been an incredible experience to follow the Danish athletes at the competition venues in Rio. Witnessing the Danish athletes' efforts has – once again – left me with [...]

By |September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Paralympics|0 Comments

The paralympics are ON

The 2016 Paralympic Games got underway on September 7th with a spectacular show in Rio. One of the memorable highlights from the opening ceremony at Rio’s Maracanã Stadium must have been, when Marcia Malsar, who aided by a walking stick, fell and dropped the flame but managed to pick herself back up immediately and continue. The stadium erupted. Watch the clip here The internet has since been flooded [...]

By |September 8th, 2016|Categories: Paralympics|0 Comments