March 29, 2017


The Prevention of Falls Network for Dissemination (ProFouND) is an EC funded initiative dedicated to the dissemination and implementation of best practice in falls prevention across Europe. ProFouND aims to influence policy and to increase awareness of falls and innovative prevention programmes, amongst health and social care authorities, the commercial sector, NGOs and the general public. Through this work ProFouND will facilitate communities of interest and disseminate the work of the network to target groups across the EU.

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Neurologists are conducting an 18-month clinical trial testing a type of insulin delivered in a nasal spray – which is used to treat diabetes in some patients – in the Study of Nasal Insulin to Fight Forgetfulness (SNIFF). [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017
Source: ScienceDaily
Worrying figures revealed in Gransnet survey as the Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness launches its spotlight on older people month. More than half of users of the social networking site say they do n... [...]
Tue, Mar 21, 2017
Source: AgeUK
Over the winter period, Age UK saw a significant increase in calls to its national advice line from older people and their families seeking help. 54,000 people phoned Age UK for help and informatio... [...]
Fri, Mar 17, 2017
Source: AgeUK

Selected News


The ProFouND network are very sad to announce the recent passing of Professor John Campbell, the developer of...