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Chronic Pain

11/5/2018 3:02:41 PM

Chronic pain is not a normal part of aging! You should not have daily pain just because your older. We need to understand that chronic pain is not normal just because we get older. I have tips on how to recognize our daily pain can be treated. ... Read More..


Create A Fall Prevention Guide

10/26/2018 11:07:43 AM

As you get older, physical changes and health conditions — and sometimes the medications used to treat those conditions — make falls more likely. In fact, falls are a leading cause of injury among older adults. Still, fear of falling doesn't need to ... Read More..


How To Choose An Assisted Living Residence

10/10/2018 1:35:54 PM

Choosing an assisted living residence should involve both you and your parents, and can take up to 6 months to make the right choice for your family's situation. In this episode, I cover three simple steps to help you make the right choice. ... Read More..


How To Manage Difficult Emotions

9/20/2018 2:28:22 PM

Here are tricks to help you when your emotions get out of control. Do you have a trick that works? Read More..


When To Look For Assisted Living Options

9/20/2018 2:27:04 PM

How do you know when you should start to look for assisted living options for yourself or a loved one? Here are four questions that can help you in this decision. 1. What will I miss if I move? 2. What don't I like about my present situation? ... Read More..


What is Assisted Living?

8/22/2018 9:48:45 AM

In this episode I explain what assisted living means. Basically, assisted living is senior housing that combines personal care and healthcare services according to the needs of the individual (YOU) living there. And I cover what the differences are b... Read More..


Senior Bullying

6/19/2018 10:05:26 AM

Senior bullying. Now, I'm not talking about seniors and high school bullying one another. I'm talking about folks who are 65 and older. Are 55 and older. However, you define a senior, engaging in bad behavior bullying behavior. And I want to tal... Read More..


Elder Orphans

6/19/2018 10:04:08 AM

Our guest is Annette Ticoras, MD of Guided Patient Services. She talks with us about what the term "elder orphans" means, and how important it is to recognize the health needs of anyone facing a health crisis alone. She founded Guided Patient Se... Read More..


How To Improve Your Doctors Visit

6/19/2018 10:02:59 AM

Our guest is Annette Ticoras, MD of Guided Patient Services. She talks with us about important ways to help improve your next doctor visit. Get ready to take notes (hint: that's one of the suggestions!). She founded Guided Patient Services in 20... Read More..


Advance Directives

6/19/2018 10:01:34 AM

Our guest is Annette Ticoras, MD of Guided Patient Services. She talks with us about the importance of advance directives, and how they are an important way to tell your wishes to family, friends, and health care professionals and to avoid confusion ... Read More..