Hogeweyk, a ‘fake’ Dutch village designed and built for advanced dementia patients to improve their life

Hogeweyk is a peaceful little village in Weesp, Netherlands. The 152 residents who live there all have one thing in common, they are elderly people who have advanced dementia. Visually, the place doesn’t differ much from any regular area of civilization. There are shops and restaurants everywhere. There’s a grocery store, a bar, a post […]

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Bill Gates steps down from Microsoft’s board of directors to focus on coronavirus outbreak through his foundation

Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates announced recently that he is stepping down from the company’s Board of Directors position to focus more on his foundation in regards to the coronavirus pandemic. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced on February 5 that $100 million will be donated to expand screening and identification tests […]

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