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Fading Memories: Alzheimer's/Dementia Support
Fading Memories: Alzheimer's/Dementia Support
Alzheimer's Caregivers

Fading Memories is a podcast for caregivers of loved ones with dementia. It provides insights and guidance on how to communicate effectively,... more

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Preserving Your Sanity-Caregivers Need These Tips

Caregiving with more confidence and less stress? The modern family dynamic often finds adult children unprepared for the role of... more

28 Nov 2023 · 1 hour,
Dynamic Aging: Independence, Health, and Fitness

Imagine a world where age doesn't limit your mobility, and an active lifestyle is within everyone's reach, regardless of memory... more

21 Nov 2023 · 55 minutes
Gift Suggestions for Caregivers & Dementia Loved Ones

Looking for gift suggestions for a caregiver or their loved one living with dementia? Join us as we discuss a... more

14 Nov 2023 · 48 minutes
Navigating The Complex World of Dementia: Effective Strategies for Challenging Behaviors

Ever wondered how to navigate the complexities of dementia behaviors? Join us and our guest, Krista Montague, the brain behind... more

07 Nov 2023 · 55 minutes
Wellness, Joy and Brain Health: A Memory Care Journey

Memory care is a specialized type of elder care tailored for the needs of individuals with Alzheimer’s, dementia and other... more

31 Oct 2023 · 53 minutes
Specialized In-Home Care: Maximizing Cognitive Health for Vibrant Living

Navigating the complexities of the healthcare system, especially post-hospitalization, can be a daunting task. But what if there was a... more

24 Oct 2023 · 55 minutes
Caregiving and The Role of Improv in Dementia Care

Nanciann Hovarth - Nurse & Comedian Ever wondered how laughter can be the ultimate remedy for stress? Listen in as Nanciann... more

17 Oct 2023 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
Unraveling PTSD, Alzheimer's & The Loss of Memories

Explore the intricate connections between Anxiety, PTSD, Dementia, Alzheimer's, and Psychology in this profound podcast episode. Imagine the profound impact... more

10 Oct 2023 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Caregiver Connections: Exploring The Impact of Personalized Text Messages

Every caregiver has a story, and on this episode, we're bringing you the inspiring tale of Wanda Medina, a resilient... more

03 Oct 2023 · 47 minutes
Skin Deep: The Promising New Skin Test for Early Alzheimer's Detection

What if there was a painless and non-invasive way to detect Alzheimer's earlier than ever? Meet Frank Amato from Synaps... more

29 Sep 2023 · 32 minutes
From Struggle To Resilience: Finding Joy in the Face of Dementia

In this compelling conversation, Mary Fridley, co-founder of the Joy of Dementia and Reimagining Dementia, joins us to shed light... more

26 Sep 2023 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
Navigating The Costs of Long-Term Care: Smart Strategies for Financial Security

Join us for a crucial discussion with Peter Keers as we unravel the complex topic of navigating the cost of... more

19 Sep 2023 · 54 minutes
Avoiding Common Medicare Pitfalls in the Virtual Era

Ready to unravel the mysteries of Medicare? Our guest, Al Kushner from RealEasyMedicare, has got all the answers for you.... more

12 Sep 2023 · 50 minutes
An Outside the box Alzheimer's Treatment? How Biovie is Modulating Inflammation

The Alzheimer's Association says that "we're in an era of treatments now," which is excellent, but these treatments aren't suitable... more

05 Sep 2023 · 41 minutes
From Stress Relief to Joyful Moments: The Many Roles of Music in Caregiving

Music plays a multifaceted and vital role in dementia caregiving, offering a range of benefits that extend far beyond stress... more

29 Aug 2023 · 53 minutes
Promoting Dementia Prevention Knowledge

Why is it important to promote dementia prevention knowledge? How many of us know someone who does not want to... more

22 Aug 2023 · 1 hour, 7 minutes
Taking Control of Your Brain Health: What Is My Risk of Alzheimer's?

Taking control of your brain health is crucial, especially when assessing your risk of Alzheimer's disease. Understanding your individual risk... more

15 Aug 2023 · 59 minutes
Revolutionizing Brain Health: The Science of Bioelectric Medicine

Recent research indicates that non-invasive and safe electrical stimulation of specific brain regions can have profound cognitive benefits, particularly for... more

08 Aug 2023 · 1 hour, 17 minutes
Juggling Generations: Finding Strength As A Sandwich Caregiver

Being a sandwich caregiver caring for aging parents while raising children is a formidable challenge that requires immense strength and... more

01 Aug 2023 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
The Mind-Body Connection In Caregiving: Emotional Wellness

Steph Jagger found herself faced with the heartbreaking reality of losing her mother twice. Her mother, afflicted by an insidious... more

25 Jul 2023 · 48 minutes
Sprinting Towards Happiness - A Vibrant Life With Alzheimer's

When Tony and his partner Catherine found themselves in their 50s, life took an unexpected turn. Tony learned that he... more

18 Jul 2023 · 59 minutes
Treating Alzheimer's & Dementia.

David Moss, Founder of InMuneBio Treatment for Alzheimer's disease and related dementias focuses on managing symptoms and enhancing the overall quality... more

11 Jul 2023 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Can Technology & Innovation Improve The Future Of Aging in Place?

Ryan Herd, Caregiver turned creator. As the population ages, the caregiver role has become increasingly common among Americans. Caring for an... more

04 Jul 2023 · 53 minutes
BONUS - Forever Words: Expressing Love to Later Generations

In the blink of an eye, Kera's world shattered. The joy of welcoming her newborn clashed with the devastating loss... more

30 Jun 2023 · 36 minutes
Love, Dignity & Dementia: Navigating The Challenges of Caregiving Together

Get ready for an enlightening conversation because this week's guest, Terri Pease, brings a fresh perspective to caregiving. While many... more

27 Jun 2023 · 58 minutes
Knowing When to Pause: The Art of Recognizing Caregiver Time-outs

"One thing that has become increasingly evident to me is the unexpected outcome of providing exceptional care: the continuation of... more

20 Jun 2023 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Your Guide to Premium Prescription Services Without the Premium Price

Are you tired of spending a significant amount of time managing your medication? Have you ever encountered the frustration of... more

13 Jun 2023 · 47 minutes
Navigating MCI - Not The End of The Road, Just A Bend in The Road

Imagine receiving news that your 55-year-old spouse has been diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment (MCI). The world as you know... more

06 Jun 2023 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
Beyond Words: The Emotional Impact of Writing Poetry while Caregiving

Caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's face a range of challenges, including emotional stress, physical exhaustion, and financial strain. One... more

30 May 2023 · 1 hour,
A MIND Neurologist Explains The Latest Alzheimer's Treatments

Joining me this week is the esteemed Dr. Jonathan Fellows, a dynamic neurologist hailing from the Michigan Institute for Neurological... more

23 May 2023 · 51 minutes
The End in Mind: Empowering Conversations on Life, Legacy, and Meaning

Join us this week for an exhilarating exploration of a profound question that lies at the core of our existence:... more

16 May 2023 · 56 minutes
The Future of Adaptive Clothing with Joe & Bella

On the show this week is Jimmy Zollo of Joe And Bella. Joe & Bella is the first contemporary adaptive-apparel... more

09 May 2023 · 51 minutes
Dancing with Memories: 'You're A Dancer, Not Dementia' and the Heart of Engagement

When professional ballerina Rachel Bar hung up her pointe shoes, she became a scientist who focused on pioneering ways to... more

02 May 2023 · 55 minutes
Beyond Safekeeping: Unlocking the Secrets to Shielding Loved Ones' Assets

Protecting an older adult's finances and other assets can be a complex and challenging task, but there are several steps... more

25 Apr 2023 · 58 minutes
Remember Better: Navigating the Secrets to Enhanced Memory with Expert Guidance

Rena Yudkowsky, Memory Coach How many of us have a moment of panic when we forget what we're doing or can't... more

18 Apr 2023 · 49 minutes
Long-Term Care - Low-Cost Care Options

Long-term care costs, particularly in the context of Alzheimer's and dementia, pose significant financial challenges for individuals and their families.... more

11 Apr 2023 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
Don't Let Caregiving Feel As If You're Navigating The Wilderness

With me this week is Kay Adams, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and founder of Compassion Works, LLC. I have... more

04 Apr 2023 · 1 hour,
Finding Comfort in Caregiving: Partnering with The Purple Vine to Ease the Path

Debbie DeMoss Compton Joining me on the show this week is Debbie DeMoss Compton. Debbie is a Certified Caregiving Consultant &... more

28 Mar 2023 · 1 hour, 12 minutes
Cooking Up Memories: Empowering Dementia Partnerships in the Kitchen

Melissa Bernstein demonstrates how to engage with our loved ones in the kitchen. Cooking together in the kitchen can provide meaningful... more

21 Mar 2023 · 1 hour, 22 minutes
Golden Years, Secure Future: Avoiding Financial Elder Abuse with Expert Advice

Candace Delacona, Elder Law Attorney Today we're talking about how to avoid the pitfalls of elder financial abuse. Elder financial abuse... more

14 Mar 2023 · 52 minutes
Guiding Light in the Dementia Journey: Unveiling the Role of a Dementia Doula

Mary Anne Ogelesby Have you ever wished for a friend who understood your caregiving journey? A friend who had all the... more

07 Mar 2023 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Bonus - Ring of Relief: Unleashing the Power to Stop 100% of Spam Calls

IMP ad Are you inundated with daily, unwanted phone calls? Has your loved one been scammed just because they answered their... more

03 Mar 2023 · 24 minutes
Navigating Together: A Young Caregiver's Dedication to Her Mom

Jessica and her Mother, CG. When we think of someone caring for a loved one, our first impression isn't of a... more

28 Feb 2023 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
Beyond Words Alone: Michael Rost on the Art of Communicating with Dementia

Michael Rost, psycholinguist & author Michael Rost, the author of The Journey Home, Portraits of Healing, has been active in language... more

21 Feb 2023 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
Dolly Star - Dementia Cow Sharing The Love

Animal-assisted therapy is beneficial for various ailments, including Dementia, Alzheimer's, PTSD, anxiety, depression, healing after surgical procedures, loneliness, behavioral issues,... more

14 Feb 2023 · 42 minutes
Compassionate Companionship: Discovering the Purpose of an End-of-Life Doula

An end-of-life doula is a trained professional who provides emotional, physical, and spiritual support to individuals and their families during... more

07 Feb 2023 · 1 hour, 12 minutes
Speaking from the Heart: Anna Cantor's Perspective on Vital End-of-Life Conversations

Anna Cantor, Dementia Trainer, End-of-Life Coach My guest, Anna Cantor, suggested the topic of End-of-life taboo topics. As you listen, you'll... more

31 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Beyond Limits: Adria Thompson's Journey into Effective Dementia Therapies

Adria Thompson, Be Light Care Having been part of the Alzheimer's and dementia community for most of my adult life, it's... more

24 Jan 2023 · 1 hour,
Dementia & Your Money

Courtney Heiden has a personal reason for her passion surrounding dementia and your money. Courtney Heiden has a very personal reason... more

25 Jan 2022 · 43 minutes
Bonus - My Data Diary Explained

The My Data Diary device. Have you ever needed access to a loved one's account and been unable to retrieve the... more

13 Jan 2023 · 27 minutes
Beyond the Finish Line: A Father-Son's Tale of Love, Race, and Alzheimer's

Mace & Travis Macy As fast as we can, as slow as we must, was the mantra that Travis & Mark... more

10 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
Caring for the Caregiver: Charlotte Bayla's Self-Care Revolution

As caregivers, it's not unusual to have days we want to run away. However, these feelings give us feelings of... more

03 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
How To Live Forever - "Writing" Your Last Chapter

Kim Best is the author of How To Live Forever - A Guide to Writing the Last Chapter of Your... more

27 Dec 2022 · 52 minutes
Unlocking Joyful Moments: Dr. Elizabeth Landsverk on Overcoming Medication-Induced Challenges

Dr. Elizabeth Landsverk is on the show to discuss overcoming medication-induced challenges. This challenge is one area of focus in... more

20 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Bonus = XCellent Life Challenge

Victor Brown, CEO XCellent Life Victor Brown has created an app designed to make it easier to stay healthy. Victor started... more

17 Dec 2022 · 27 minutes
The Brain's Fountain of Youth: Innovative Paths to Dementia Prevention

Joining me today is John Donboer, a clinical neuropsychologist specializing in geriatric neuropsychology. His professional focus is identifying and mitigating... more

13 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Dealing with Common Dementia Challenges

Tami Anastasia Are you aware of your triggers? Those actions or statements that make it easy to become unreasonable? I know... more

06 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
The Heart of Caregiving: From Denial to Self-Care and Fulfillment

Patricia Boswell It's the exception when I have the pleasure of chatting with someone who has been in the caregiving game... more

29 Nov 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
The Language of Loss: Cindy Weinstein's Guide to Alzheimer's and Coping

Author, Cindy Weinstein Cindy Weinstein is a professor of English at the California Institute of Technology. We're discussing her book, Finding... more

22 Nov 2022 · 55 minutes
Bonus -Breaking the Burnout Cycle: A Conversation with Judy Burkle

Coach Judy Burkle You are caring for a loved one and struggling to care for yourself. You know this isn't a... more

18 Nov 2022 · 36 minutes
Harmonizing Hearts: Music Engagement for Dementia Care

Alexis Baker of Bridgetown Music Therapy This episode is the one I needed to hear years ago when I first started... more

15 Nov 2022 · 54 minutes
Caregiving Strategies That Kept Me Upright

When her husband, a physician, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's at fifty, Renée Brown Harmon's life threatened to capsize in the... more

08 Nov 2022 · 51 minutes
Care Homes Unveiled: A Conversation on Finding the Best Fit

One of the biggest challenges I have helped caregivers navigate is the decision to move a loved one to memory... more

01 Nov 2022 · 1 hour,
Health Care Advocacy Tips & Advice

Learn how to be a better health care advocate with Stacie Lampkin. We've all had that moment when we know we... more

26 Oct 2021 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
Telehealth VS In-Office Visits with Roz Jones

How do we determine which doctor appointment is most appropriate? None of us genuinely wants to go to the doctor. We... more

12 Oct 2021 · 57 minutes
Steering the Conversation: A Talk About Senior Driving with Dr. Bernstein

There are many ways to help seniors give up driving, but having a long-term plan is best. With me on the... more

11 Oct 2022 · 52 minutes
The Amazing Zoe & Grandma's Memory Box

On the podcast this week is Valene Campbell. She calls herself a changemaker for her passions, children's literature, and Alzheimer's... more

04 Oct 2022 · 58 minutes
Preventing Dementia with Dr. Elena

Dr. Elena is back to discuss with us preventing dementia. I have a family history of cognitive decline. Preventing dementia, Alzheimer's,... more

19 Oct 2021 · 51 minutes
Life Lessons from the Sandwich Generation: Breeda Miller's Story

Breeda Miller, caregiver, author & playwright. Breeda Miller was an accidental caregiver. Like most of us, she had no training or... more

27 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
The Scam Alert: Mike & Kim Barnes Share Insights and Solutions

Back with us today are Mike & Kim Barnes of Parenting Aging Parents. If you missed their first episode with... more

20 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Fading Memories: Alzheimer's/Dementia Support
Life Lessons from the Sandwich Generation: Breeda Miller's Story
Fading Memories: Alzheimer's/Dementia Support

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Breeda Miller, caregiver, author & playwright. Breeda Miller was an accidental caregiver. Like most of us, she had no training or medical background.... more