Foov Addresses Two Important Concerns

by / Friday, 31 January 2014 / Published in Keep Moving, News

Dr. Brian Chicoine is the Medical Director of the Adult Down Syndrome Center and on the Family Medicine faculty at Lutheran General Hospital. Dr. Chicoine specializes in the area of adults Down syndrome and has been with the center since its inception in 1992.

Recently, Dr. Chicoine shared a link to Foov with the clinic’s Facebook followers, with the following praise:

“The importance of physical fitness/activity and the characteristic of strong visual memory/skills are important topics…

We have come across an app that nicely ties the two topics together. It promotes physical activity in a fun way and uses nice visuals on an iPad.”


Connecting using the ap


Thank you, Dr. Chicoine, for the acknowledgement. Inspiring people with cognitive disabilities to become physically fit was the inspiration behind Foov. We’re delighted to hear that it’s working for you and your clinic.




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