Better Health While Aging Podcast
About This Show
A doctor's podcast for older adults and family caregivers, hosted by practicing geriatrics specialist Leslie Kernisan, MD MPH. Learn what really works, when it comes to improving health and wellbeing while aging. Dr. K and her guests discuss common health problems that affect people over age 60, the best ways to prevent and manage those problems, and they also often address common concerns and dilemmas that come up with aging parents. Show notes and related articles are at BetterHealthWhileAging.net. UPDATE: Beginning May 2016, new episodes will be released every 2 weeks.
Most Recent Episode
063 Giving Yourself (And Your Family) a Gift on National Healthcare Decisions Day
4 days ago
Dr. K shares a personal story and explains why it's so important to address advance care planning, which is meant to provide others with guidance, since most of us will at some point be unable to make our own healthcare decisions. She covers key steps to take, two free online tools that make the process much easier, common pitfalls to avoid, and much more.
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Rated 5 out of
Excellent source of information!
I was looking for information to help with my aging father and mother in law, and stumbled across this excellent podcast. It is easy to understand and contains so much useful information which I can apply to myself as well as my aging relatives! Dr. Kernisan does a great job of addressing a variety of relevant and concerning issues.
Date published: 2018-02-12