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Today’s 75-year-olds are cognitively fitter and happier than 20 years ago

Photo: Elderly happy man playing cards [27/03/2015] Older adults today show higher levels of cognitive functioning and well-being than older adults of the same age 20 years ago. This has been found in a collaborative study among several research institutions in Berlin, including the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, the Max Planck Institute for Human Development (MPIB), and the German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP).Today’s 75-year-olds are cognitively fitter and happier than 20 years ago - Read more

Kay Macquarrie - That's How He Rolls

Photo: Kay Macquarrie; linked to Accessibility is very important for Kay Macquarrie – on the ground, in the water and especially in the air. That is why his initiative "access to toilets" is campaigning for public toilets to be usable for everybody. Furthermore he tells us on REHACARE.de, what his grandmother has to do with winning the lottery and why a fire in the basement was actually helpful.Kay Macquarrie - That's How He Rolls - Read more

Jule Kærlighed - That's How She Rolls

Photo: Jule Kærlighed; linked to Floating through air free like a bird and coming to rest in a quiet bay – that would be nice. Because in everyday life Jule Kærlighed often keeps struggling with stairs in front of buildings that make easy entrance impossible. But by the end of the day she keeps her chin up and laughs about a lot of things. If buying pants belongs to it, she tells us on REHACARE.de.Jule Kærlighed - That's How She Rolls - Read more

Martin Habacher - That's How He Rolls

Photo: Martin Habacher; linked to Producing a viral YouTube video one day is not what Martin Habacher would have thought of. But his video comment about the statement of an Austrian politician regarding accessibility is a huge success. Which wishes are nevertheless still unfulfilled and what he would like to tell people who look at him full of pity, he tells us on REHACARE.de.Martin Habacher - That's How He Rolls - Read more

Fee-Jasmin Rompza - That's How She Rolls

Photo: Fee-Jasmin Rompza; linked to Above all, Fee-Jasmin Rompza wants to be perceived as a human being and not as a disease. But she is very open with it: Since her diagnosis Multiple Sclerosis she lives her life even more intense and likes to have a look at her surrounding through the lens of her camera.Fee-Jasmin Rompza - That's How She Rolls - Read more

Svenja Fuchs - That's How She Rolls

Photo: Svenja Fuchs; linked to Why are Middle-Ages markets usually not accessible? This is a question Svenja Fuchs asks herself regularly when she visits some with her friends. They and her family play an important role in her life anyway. What her grandfather for example has to do with a beech and what’s the matter with her pale clothes, she tells us on REHACARE.de.Svenja Fuchs - That's How She Rolls - Read more

Michel Arriens - That's How He Rolls

Photo: Michel Arriens; linked to Michel Arriens is always on the road. No adventure is too big for the student of short stature from Hamburg because his scooter is always with him. No one could be more reliable than his three-wheeled friend who has already enabled so much in his life. Why he still dreams of being able to walk again, he tells us on REHACARE.de.Michel Arriens - That's How He Rolls - Read more

Robert Schneider - That's How He Rolls

Photo: Robert Schneider; linked to An accident changed his life: But Robert Schneider still likes to be on the road. Simply down the freeway. In his opinion people with disabilities should not hide and act much more self-confident. Why he always has a reason to laugh and what happens to his helmet with the traces of the accident, he tells us on REHACARE.de.Robert Schneider - That's How He Rolls - Read more

Marina Maurer - That's How She Rolls

Photo: Marina Maurer; linked to In 2008 Marina Maurer won the model contest "Beauties in Motion". Since then she made a lot of experiences as a model in a wheelchair. But nevertheless she still wants to live as normal as possible. Her family and her dog Snoopy help her. What her plans for the future are and what she would like to do with her wardrobe, she tells us on REHACARE.de.Marina Maurer - That's How She Rolls - Read more

Birgit Brink - That's How She Rolls

Photo: Birgit Brink; linked to Getting from A to B in a self-determined way has been quite natural for Birgit Brink for a long time. But the diagnosis Multiple Sclerosis changed her life. Now she examines with her handbike how accessible her surrounding is – because accessibility is near and dear to her. What kind of questions her scouting expeditions raise, she tells us on REHACARE.de.Birgit Brink - That's How She Rolls - Read more

 
 

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