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Fading Memories: Alzheimer's/Dementia Caregiver Support
Fading Memories: Alzheimer's/Dementia Caregiver 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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Episodes

Navigate & Overcome Caregiver Guilt

Navigate & Overcome Caregiver Guilt. Feeling Guilty as a Caregiver? You're Not Alone. Here's How to Move Forward. Do feelings of... more

21 May 2024 · 54 minutes
Death With Dignity & Dementia: A Provocative Conversation

Facing a Difficult Choice: Death with Dignity and Dementia Death with dignity, also known as medical aid in dying, offers terminally... more

14 May 2024 · 54 minutes
Relationship Challenges & Caregiving

Relationship Challenges & Caregiving. Feeling Strained in Your Caregiving Role? Rebuild a Stronger Relationship! Caring for a loved one with a... more

07 May 2024 · 57 minutes
Reading & Dementia - Maintaining Connections

Unlock the Power of Reading for Your Loved One with Dementia! Struggling to find activities that engage your loved one... more

30 Apr 2024 · 51 minutes
Alzheimer's Across America - Caregiver Experiences

Planning a life-changing adventure? Don't let caregiving hold you back! This episode explores the powerful impact of caregiver experiences. Join us as... more

23 Apr 2024 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Manage Caregiver Grief - When They Don't Remember a Death

Manage Caregiver Grief. They Don't Remember Their Loss? How to Manage When a Loved One Forgets Death Caring for someone with... more

16 Apr 2024 · 57 minutes
Dementia & Travel: Experiences & Memories

Travel with Dementia: Creating Unforgettable Moments, One Journey at a Time Traveling with a loved one with dementia can feel daunting.... more

09 Apr 2024 · 58 minutes
Essential Caregiver Knowledge = Zen From Zero

Essential Caregiver Knowledge = Zen From Zero Caregiving can feel overwhelming, with endless decisions and heavy burdens. But what if you... more

02 Apr 2024 · 54 minutes
Empowering You: Changes for Better Living with Alzheimer's

Empowering You: Lifestyle Changes for Better Living with Alzheimer's An Alzheimer's diagnosis can feel daunting, but there is hope! This episode... more

26 Mar 2024 · 50 minutes
The Dream Team: Family Caregivers & Senior Living Staff

The Dream Team: Family Caregivers & Senior Living Staff Partner for Success Caring for a senior loved one can be a... more

19 Mar 2024 · 51 minutes
From Caregiver to Care Receiver: Embracing The Journey

From Caregiver to Care Receiver: Embracing the Journey Caregiver burnout is a real concern, but what happens when the roles... more

12 Mar 2024 · 50 minutes
Dementia Risk and Menopause: Can We Protect Our Brains?

Many women experience changes in memory and cognition during menopause. This episode explores the potential link between menopause and an increased risk... more

05 Mar 2024 · 55 minutes
Dementia, Brain Health & Hearing Loss

Hearing Loss: Could It Be Affecting Your Brain Health?  Hearing loss is more than just a quiet world - it could... more

27 Feb 2024 · 47 minutes
Dementia & Sleep: A Two-Way Street

Dementia & Sleep: A Two-Way Street Restful Nights, Sharper Mind: The Surprising Connection Between Sleep and Memory Ever feel foggy after a... more

20 Feb 2024 · 44 minutes
Dementia: Signs, Symptoms & Stories of Lewy Body

Dementia can manifest in many ways, but Lewy body dementia (LBD) has some unique characteristics. This episode delves into the... more

13 Feb 2024 · 52 minutes
Brain Health & Dementia Risk Reduction in Ten Easy Steps

Brain Health & Dementia Risk Reduction in Ten Easy Steps. Dementia doesn't have to be inevitable. This episode explores 10... more

06 Feb 2024 · 46 minutes
Empowering Caregivers: Doctor's Mission to Support Your Journey

Empowering Caregivers: A Doctor's Mission to Support Your Journey. Caregivers are the backbone of support for loved ones facing health... more

30 Jan 2024 · 41 minutes
Empowering BIPOC Communities Facing Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's disease can have a devastating impact on any family, but BIPOC communities face unique challenges. This episode dives into... more

23 Jan 2024 · 51 minutes
Discover Anxiety, Health & Care Stress Reduction Techniques

Discover Anxiety, Health & Care Stress Reduction Techniques. Dementia caregiver burnout is as much as health issue as anxiety, heart... more

16 Jan 2024 · 54 minutes
Be Prepared, Stay Calm: A Caregiver's Guide to 911 Emergencies

Be Prepared, Stay Calm: A Caregiver's Guide to 911 Emergencies. Facing an emergency with your loved one can be frightening,... more

09 Jan 2024 · 54 minutes
Home: Tech for Senior Independence a& Safety

Home Sweet Smart Home: Tech for Senior Independence a& Safety. Imagine growing older in the comfort of your own home,... more

02 Jan 2024 · 56 minutes
Sharper Mind, Brighter Future: Simple Steps to Boost Brain Health

Forget "getting old" - it's all about living life to the fullest with a sharp, healthy mind! This episode dives... more

26 Dec 2023 · 47 minutes
Is Home the Answer? Rethinking Long Term Dementia Care

The long-term care system for people with dementia is facing a critical juncture. With limited resources and overwhelmed facilities, the... more

19 Dec 2023 · 55 minutes
Protecting Family: Warning Signs of Elder Financial Abuse

Elder financial abuse is a growing threat. Here are some key warning signs: Sudden Spending Changes: Frugal behavior turns into big purchases. New "Friends"... more

12 Dec 2023 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Dementia Patients Can Remember: Joy Ride to Past Lives

Dementia patients can remember by accessing the past when you use audio recordings to jog their memories. Give your loved... more

05 Dec 2023 · 46 minutes
Dementia Caregiver Stress? Family Care Strategies

Dementia Caregiver Stress? Family Care Strategies. Caring for a loved one with dementia can be emotionally and physically challenging, often... more

28 Nov 2023 · 1 hour,
Fitness, Health & Dementia Well Being

Fitness, health and dementia well being. Imagine a world where an active lifestyle is within everyone's reach, regardless of memory... more

21 Nov 2023 · 55 minutes
Holiday Gift Ideas for Dementia Loved Ones & Care Givers

Holiday Gift Ideas for Care Givers & Dementia Loved Ones. Looking for gift ideas for a caregiver or their loved... more

14 Nov 2023 · 48 minutes
Dementia Care: Effective Strategies for Frustrating Behaviors

Dementia Care: Effective Strategies for Frustrating Behaviors. Ever wondered how to navigate the frustrating dementia behaviors? The emotional facets... more

07 Nov 2023 · 55 minutes
Journey to Brain Health, Wellness & Joy in Memory Care

Journey to Brain Health, Wellness & Joy in Memory Care. Memory care is a specialized type of elder care tailored... more

31 Oct 2023 · 53 minutes
Home Care: Brain Health for Independent Living

Home Care: Brain Health for Independent Living. Home care plays a pivotal role in ensuring optimal brain health for those... more

24 Oct 2023 · 55 minutes
Yes, And: Experience Comedy in Dementia Caregiving

Yes, And Experience Comedy in Dementia Caregiving. Sometimes it's laugh or cry, but do you know how to get more... more

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

PTSD, Alzheimer's & Echoes of Memories. Discover the connections between Anxiety, PTSD, Dementia, Alzheimer's, and Psychology in this profound podcast... more

10 Oct 2023 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Caregiver Support: Personalized Text Message Connections

Caregiver Support: Personalized Text Message Connections. For caregivers navigating the complexities of Alzheimer's, dementia, and anticipatory grief, a text messaging... more

03 Oct 2023 · 47 minutes
Alzheimer's Skin Test for Early Diagnosis & Tailored Treatments

Alzheimer's Skin Test for Early Diagnosis. An early diagnosis of Alzheimer's is crucial for initiating timely treatment and improving patient... more

29 Sep 2023 · 32 minutes
Dementia Challenges -Resiliance & Joy in Caregiving

Dementia Challenges - Resilience & Joy in Caregiving. Discover the significance of play in life, breaking free from traditional... more

26 Sep 2023 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
Money & Financial Home Care Strategies.

Money & Financial Home Care Strategies. Planning for long term home care is a critical aspect of financial preparedness as... more

19 Sep 2023 · 54 minutes
People & Medicare Challenges -Expensive Mistakes to Avoid

People & Medicare Challenges -Expensive Mistakes to Avoid. Ready to unravel the mysteries of Medicare? Navigating Medicare plans is complex... more

12 Sep 2023 · 50 minutes
New Alzheimer's Treatment? Impact Inflammation.

New Alzheimer's Treatment? Impact Inflammation. Treatment options for Alzheimer's has been a dream for decades. Thankfully, there are treatments available,... more

05 Sep 2023 · 41 minutes
Music in Dementia Care Stress Relief to Moments of Joy

Music in Dementia Care Stress Relief to Moments of Joy. Music plays a vital role in dementia care, offering a... more

29 Aug 2023 · 53 minutes
Dementia Prevention Knowledge: Why It's Important

Dementia Prevention Knowledge: Why It's Important. How many of us know someone who does not want to know if... more

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

What Is My Risk of Alzheimer's? Aging Brain Health Your brain health is crucial, especially when assessing your risk of... more

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

Memories & Brain Health: The Science of Bioelectric Medicine. What are ways we can support our brain health? Recent research... more

08 Aug 2023 · 1 hour, 17 minutes
Strength As A Sandwich Caregiver - Generations Collide

Strength As A Sandwich Caregiver - Generations Collide. Being a sandwich caregiver caring for aging parents while raising children is... more

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

The Mind-Body Connection In Caregiving: Emotional Wellness. Cultivating emotional wellness as a dementia caregiver is paramount for both the... more

25 Jul 2023 · 48 minutes
Sprinting Towards Happiness: Life With Alzheimer's

Sprinting Towards Happiness: Life With Alzheimer's. What do you do after an Alzheimer's diagnosis? Receiving an Alzheimer's diagnosis may initially... more

18 Jul 2023 · 59 minutes
Dementia & Alzheimer's: Brain Immune Cells Therapeutics

David Moss, Founder of InMuneBio Dementia & Alzheimer's: Brain Immune Cells Therapeutics. Researchers are exploring innovative therapies for Dementia and Alzheimer's... more

11 Jul 2023 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Can Technology & Innovation Change Aging at Home?

Can Technology & Innovation Change Aging at Home? As the population ages, the caregiver role has become increasingly common among... more

04 Jul 2023 · 53 minutes
Words for Forever: Love to Future Generations

Words for Forever: Love to Future Generations. In the blink of an eye, Kera's world shattered. The joy of welcoming her... more

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

Love & Dementia: The Challenges of Caregiving Together. Can we make caregiving easier by discussing our fears and our desires?... more

27 Jun 2023 · 58 minutes
Time Out Caregiver: Resilience, Compassion & Self-Care

Time Out Caregiver: Resilience, Compassion & Self-Care. Seventy percent of us will need care before we die. When you're already... more

20 Jun 2023 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Map to Premium Prescription Services: No Premium Price

Map to Premium Prescription Services: No Premium Price. Are you tired of spending a significant amount of time managing your... more

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

Navigating MCI - Not The End of The Road, Just A Bend in The Road.Imagine hearing the news that your... more

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

The Emotional Impact of Writing Poetry while Caregiving. Caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's face a range of challenges, including... more

30 May 2023 · 1 hour,
The Latest Alzheimer's Treatments Explained by A Neurologist

The Latest Alzheimer's Treatments Explained by Neurologist. At the forefront of groundbreaking medical care, the Michigan Institute for Neurological Disorders... more

23 May 2023 · 51 minutes
Empowering Conversations on Life, Legacy, and Meaning

Empowering Conversations on Life, Legacy, and Meaning. Learn how empowering end-of-life conversations can transform your understanding of grief. Conversations, They... more

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

The Future of Adaptive Clothing with Joe & Bella. Adaptive clothing, with features such as easy fasteners, adjustable closures and... more

09 May 2023 · 51 minutes
Dance and Memories: Dementia Engagement

Dance and Memories: Dementia Engagement. Behavioral studies prove that dance is beneficial for people with many forms of dementia. Engaging... more

02 May 2023 · 55 minutes
Money, Assets, & Options to Protect Both

Money, Assets, & Options to Protect Both. Options to protect older adult's money and other assets can be a complex... more

25 Apr 2023 · 58 minutes
Remember Better: Memory Improvement Tips

Remember Better: Memory Improvement Tips. In our fast-paced lives, moments of forgetfulness can induce panic. How often do we find... more

18 Apr 2023 · 49 minutes
Care Options: Navigate Money Challenges

Care Options: Navigate Money Challenges. Long-term care costs, particularly in the context of Alzheimer's and dementia, pose significant financial challenges... more

11 Apr 2023 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
Navigate Caregiving with Help

Navigate Caregiving with Help. Don't Let Caregiving Feel As If You're Navigating The Wilderness. Navigate the challenging terrain of caregiving... more

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

Find comfort in caregiving by cultivating a nurturing environment. Foster open communication by learning the unique ways people with dementia... more

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

Melissa Bernstein demonstrates how to engage with our loved ones in the kitchen. Cooking Up Memories: Dementia Partnerships in the Kitchen.... more

21 Mar 2023 · 1 hour, 22 minutes
Future Security: Money & l Elder Abuse with Expert Advice

Candace Delacona, Elder Law Attorney Future Security: Money & l Elder Abuse with Expert Advice. How do we avoid the pitfalls... more

14 Mar 2023 · 52 minutes
What Does a Dementia Doula Do?

Mary Anne Ogelesby What Does a Dementia Doula Do? Have you ever wished for a friend who understood your dementia caregiving... more

07 Mar 2023 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Stop Spam Calls Today - Prevent Loss

IMP ad Stop Spam Calls Today - Prevent Loss. Are you inundated with daily, unwanted phone calls? Has your loved one... more

03 Mar 2023 · 24 minutes
A Millennial Caregiver Dedication to Her Mom

Jessica and her Mother, CG. A millennial caregivers dedication to her mom. When we think of someone caring for a... more

28 Feb 2023 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
The Art of Dementia Communication

Michael Rost, psycholinguist & author The Art of Communicating with Dementia. In dementia care, mastering the art of communication becomes paramount.... more

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

Dementia Cow Sharing The Love: Meet Dolly Star. Animal-assisted therapy has emerged as a powerful and versatile approach to address... more

14 Feb 2023 · 42 minutes
Compassionate Help: The Purpose of an End-of-Life Doula

Compassionate Help: The Purpose of an End-of-Life Doula. An end-of-life doula is a trained professional who provides emotional, physical, and... more

07 Feb 2023 · 1 hour, 12 minutes
Speaking from the Heart: End-of-Life Conversations

Anna Cantor, Dementia Trainer, End-of-Life Coach Speaking from the Heart: End-of-Life Conversations. End-of-life conversations are essential for ensuring that a person's... more

31 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Dementia Therapies: Compassionate & Effective Care

Adria Thompson, Be Light Care Dementia Therapies: Compassionate & Effective Care. Having been part of the Alzheimer's and dementia community for... more

24 Jan 2023 · 1 hour,
Money & Dementia - Financial Planning

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
My Data Diary Explained

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

13 Jan 2023 · 27 minutes
Love, Alzheimer's & The World's Toughest Race

Mace & Travis Macy Love, Alzheimer's & The World's Toughest Race. As fast as we can, as slow as we must,... more

10 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
Caring for the Caregivers: A 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: Overcoming Medication-Induced Challenges

Unlocking joyful moments while facing medication-induced challenges requires a holistic approach that considers both the physical and emotional aspects of... more

20 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Health is Better with the XCellent Life Challenge

Victor Brown, CEO XCellent Life Health is Better with the XCellent Life Challenge. Xcellent Life is a digital health company that... more

17 Dec 2022 · 27 minutes
The Brain Fountain of Youth: Innovative Dementia Prevention

The Brain's Fountain of Youth: Innovative Paths to Dementia Prevention. Identifying and mitigating early-stage dementia is crucial for promoting cognitive... more

13 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Dementia Challenges - Avoiding Triggers

Tami Anastasia Dementia Challenges - Avoiding Triggers. Are you aware of your triggers? Those actions or statements that make it easy... more

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

Patricia Boswell The Heart of Caregiving: From Denial to Self-Care and Fulfillment. Navigating the intricate journey of dementia caregiving involves a... more

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

Author, Cindy Weinstein The Language of Loss: A Guide to Alzheimer's and Coping. Navigating the intricate emotions tied to Alzheimer's requires... more

22 Nov 2022 · 55 minutes
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
Happy Hearts: Music Therapy for Dementia Care

Alexis Baker of Bridgetown Music Therapy Music engagement offers significant benefits for individuals living with dementia. It has been shown to... more

15 Nov 2022 · 54 minutes
Journey of a Doctor Turned Caregiver

Journey of a Doctor Turned Caregiver. Balancing the demands of a medical career with caregiving for a spouse with early-onset... more

08 Nov 2022 · 51 minutes
Home or Memory Care? 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
Talking About Senior Driving & When to Stop

There are many ways to help seniors give up driving, but having a long-term plan is best. Talking About Senior Driving... more

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

The Amazing Zoe & Grandma's Memory Box. Approaching the topic of Grandma's Alzheimer's with children requires sensitivity. Use simple language... more

04 Oct 2022 · 58 minutes
Life Lessons from the Sandwich Generation: Breeda Miller's Story

Breeda Miller, caregiver, author & playwright. Life Lessons from the Sandwich Generation. Sandwich generation caregivers face the distinct challenge of simultaneously... more

27 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
Money Scams: Insights and Solutions

Money Scams: Insights and Solutions. Older adults are vulnerable to various scams, including fraudulent calls, emails, and door-to-door schemes. Scammers... more

20 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
The Heart of Caring: Dementia and Hospice

The Heart of Caring: Dementia and Hospice. Hospice care is a type of health care that focuses on palliating a... more

13 Sep 2022 · 59 minutes
Connection, Communication and Memories: CircleIt Explained

Connection and Memories: CircleIt Explained. In dementia caregiving, communication transcends words; it becomes a vital emotional lifeline. Meaningful interactions and... more

09 Sep 2022 · 37 minutes
Parent the Aging Generation: Exercise in Balance

Parent the Aging Generation: Exercise in Balance. Being able to balance career, child-rearing, and caregiving for aging parents poses a... more

06 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
Prescription Advocate: Fewer Meds for Better Health

Prescription Advocate: Fewer Meds for Better Health . We want a fix when we get sick or don't feel well.... more

30 Aug 2022 · 50 minutes
JellyDrops - A Snack for Hydration

Hydration & Older Adults/ Hydration is paramount for the well-being of older adults. As aging diminishes the body's ability to... more

23 Aug 2022 · 42 minutes
Plant Based Nutrition - How To Make The Switch

Plant Based Nutrition - How To Make The Switch. A plant-based diet is renowned for fostering cognitive health by providing... more

16 Aug 2022 · 54 minutes
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Life Lessons from the Sandwich Generation: Breeda Miller's Story
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Breeda Miller, caregiver, author & playwright. Life Lessons from the Sandwich Generation. Sandwich generation caregivers face the distinct challenge of simultaneously caring for... more