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Thread: The answer to a growing elderly population and home health care?.....Robots?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Robert Urbanek View Post
    Perhaps robots with AI will decide that taking care of old people is a waste of their time and capabilities.
    Why would we build them with A.I.?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Djinn View Post
    I'm of the opinion that the answer to pretty much anything is "robots."
    Close, but wrong.

    The answer to pretty much anything is M O N E Y.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Robert Urbanek View Post
    Perhaps robots with AI will decide that taking care of old people is a waste of their time and capabilities.
    Many humans have already decided the same thing.

    http://talkingpointsmemo.com/edblog/...dicare-in-2017

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    Quote Originally Posted by Miller47 View Post
    Close, but wrong.

    The answer to pretty much anything is M O N E Y.
    So far....

    I mean, if you want some robotic sex toy female android, you have to wait several years for that.

    If you have a billion dollars, you can get a Slovenian nude model 30 years younger than you for the same uses.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Madeline View Post
    Probably only affordable by people who are wealthy enough to afford human carers.

    The challenge lies with old, sick, poor people.
    The Author of the ACA has the answer it is called the Complete lives system.

    It is not a Good Answer if you are Under 7 and over 50.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TNVolunteer73 View Post
    The Author of the ACA has the answer it is called the Complete lives system.

    It is not a Good Answer if you are Under 7 and over 50.
    And after SEVEN YEARS of complaints....we are on pins and needles waiting for that "Republican alternative to Obamacare".....


    which they PROMISE they'll come up with "later" after they repeal the ACA.

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