Designed to provide the elderly with assistance,
Robots are on their way, to keep loneliness at a distance.
From serving, fetching, communicating to giving emotional support,
Robots may be a godsend, but do humans really fall short?
Ladies & Gentlemen, the elderly can be forced to deal with isolation, and suffering in silence. Robots can help by engaging with them socially, mentally and emotionally. But is the human spirit really lacking to the point where we must increasingly rely on machines to help humanity? Why can't humanity help humanity?
Aired on PressTV, show no.19: Robot Care for the Elderly