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.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
067 Managing Difficult Alzheimer's Behaviors Without Medications
Dr. K talks with Paula Spencer Scott, author of the practical guide "Surviving Alzheimer s." They discuss how family caregivers can learn to manage difficult dementia behaviors, to maintain their sanity and better care for a loved one while minimizing risky medication use. They also cover a 7-step process that can be used to work through common problem situations.
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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