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Elder Orphans — Raising Family Caregiver Awareness on the Senior Care Corner® Podcast

Elder Orphans — Raising Family Caregiver Awareness on the Senior Care Corner® Podcast

http://media.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/p/content.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/SCC_70_Elder_Orphans.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadMillions of older adults receive care and support from loved ones. For many, it’s those family caregivers who enable them to age in place successfully. But more than 20% of current seniors — and even higher percentages of future seniors — don’t have spouses, partners, or children to care… Continue Reading

Transforming Family Caregiving — Conversation with Seniorlink on the Senior Care Corner® Podcast

Transforming Family Caregiving — Conversation with Seniorlink on the Senior Care Corner® Podcast

http://media.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/p/content.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/SCC_69-Seniorlink_Conversation_and_Discussion_of_RAISE_Act.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadFamily caregiving, as we have long discussed, is often a thankless, solitary labor of love for those providing care for senior loved ones. The tremendous contributions of family caregivers have likewise failed to get their deserved recognition from the healthcare system or government agencies and officials. None of that… Continue Reading

Healthcare Decisions Day: Have You Faced the Elephant in the Room?

Healthcare Decisions Day: Have You Faced the Elephant in the Room?

http://media.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/p/content.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/SCC_52_National_Healthcare_Decisions_Day.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWhat kind of healthcare treatment would you and your senior loved ones want to be given at the end of your life — or would you want any at all? End of life healthcare treatment is something about which most adults in the US have heard and maybe even… Continue Reading

Conversation with Health Tech Innovator MOCACARE on the Senior Care Corner® Show

Conversation with Health Tech Innovator MOCACARE on the Senior Care Corner® Show

http://media.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/p/content.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/SCC_68_Conversation_with_MOCAheart.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadTechnology with the potential to help our seniors live healthy, safe, and comfortable lives is something for which Senior Care Corner® is always on the lookout to keep family caregivers informed. MOCAheart really caught our eye at CES® because that definition fits it well. Many seniors — and family caregivers —… Continue Reading

Tablet Tailored to Seniors’ Needs – Conversation with grandPad on the Senior Care Corner® Show

Tablet Tailored to Seniors’ Needs – Conversation with grandPad on the Senior Care Corner® Show

http://media.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/p/content.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/SCC_67_Conversation_with_grandPad.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadTechnology that connects seniors to their families, friends, healthcare providers, and the world around them is increasingly important to successful aging in place. For many seniors, that technology will be the same smartphones, tablets and computers used by younger generations. Others, though, have needs best met by devices that… Continue Reading

Interview with an Audiologist for Better Hearing & Speech Month – Senior Care Corner Show

Interview with an Audiologist for Better Hearing & Speech Month – Senior Care Corner Show

http://media.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/p/content.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/SCC_66_Better_Hearing_and_Speech_Month_Conversation.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIsolation, depression and other issues are faced by seniors who live with uncorrected hearing loss. A third of seniors have a hearing impairment, according to the National Institutes of Health. Unfortunately, many go undiagnosed because the seniors either don’t realize they have a loss, don’t want to admit it, or… Continue Reading

Like Uber When You Need a Doctor – KallDoc on Senior Care Corner Show

Like Uber When You Need a Doctor – KallDoc on Senior Care Corner Show

http://media.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/p/content.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/SCC_65_KallDoc_Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadTechnology bringing the doctor to our smart devices, including our phones and tablets, for a virtual telemedicine visit is a frequent topic of discussion at Senior Care Corner®. Not only are doctors doing health checkups and emergency treatment via tele-medicine, more doctors are making house calls for our vulnerable seniors.… Continue Reading

The Snarf Scarf: Neat Eating for Style & Dignity – Senior Care Corner Show

The Snarf Scarf: Neat Eating for Style & Dignity – Senior Care Corner Show

http://media.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/p/content.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/SCC_64_Snarf_Scarf_Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEnabling senior loved ones to enjoy lives that are healthy, safe and comfortable is the mission of their family caregivers. Important to that is helping them live with self respect and dignity. Working with older adults for most of my career as a dietitian, I have worked closely with seniors who are… Continue Reading

Enabling Caregivers and Seniors Themselves “To Know Me” on the Senior Care Corner® Show

Enabling Caregivers and Seniors Themselves “To Know Me” on the Senior Care Corner® Show

http://media.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/p/content.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/SCC_63_to_know_me_books_interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadLong-established habits, routines, likes and dislikes are common in senior adults. Adherence to those can often make the difference between good and bad days, especially for those with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia. Knowing those would be key to getting the personalized, compassionate care family members want for senior… Continue Reading

Choosing the Right Nursing Home – Family Caregiver Advocate Interview on the Senior Care Corner® Show

Choosing the Right Nursing Home – Family Caregiver Advocate Interview on the Senior Care Corner® Show

http://media.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/p/content.blubrry.com/senior_care_corner/SCC_62_Interview_with_Family_Caregiver_Advocate.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadChoosing the right nursing home to be the next home for a senior loved one is a stressful process for family caregivers. Not only is the whole concept — that the senior’s needs are greater than can be met at home — often difficult for everyone to accept, but how… Continue Reading





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