IGA009: The Outlook For Aging And Care-giving Up Ahead

Summary:

For this episode, Lee shares thoughts with Frank Samson, who has hosted his own podcast (The Aging Boomers)for many years dealing with the issues of baby boomers and preparing them for their elderly parents as well as their own aging. Lee and Frank discuss many of the issues Frank has uncovered and captured in his book.Frank has been in the trenches and offers his insight on such topics as our cultural response to aging, the rise of dementia, care-giving issues, preventing falls in the elderly, and factors affecting longevity. Listen to the end to find out how you can get his valuable book for FREE.

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In this episode you will gain insight into:

  • How our culture responds to aging
  • The prevalence or inevitability of dementia
  • What are Blue Zones, and the factors that create them.
  • Care-giver fatigue
  • Taking care of loved ones remotely - long-distance care-giving
  • Technological support for the care-giver
  • Preventing falls for the elderly
  • factors the affect our longevity

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Signed-up for Insider's Club perks:

  • Receive regular update, notifications and summaries of new content added to the IGA website

  • Receive monthly newsletter containing tips and tricks to maximize your mind, body, and spirit

  • Get access special messages (audio, video, and articles) distributed only to Insider Club members. 

  • Gain access to greater aging details of Lee and other pioneers under the Aging Academy Initiative

  • Get text transcripts of selected podcast and video episodes

  • Provide useful guidance for IGA to more effectively spread the "Grow Older, Not Old" message.

  • Get Notified whenever there are updates on podcast show-notes pages

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The Aging Boomers Book

The Aging Boomers Book

The Aging Boomer's Podcast

The Aging Boomer's Podcast

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Frank has made a generous offer to 5 listeners. Simply leave a comment on this page giving us honest feedback about this episode. On October 17th, 2016, I will select and email 5 listeners who have left comments here to tell them how they will receive this book. Good Luck.

 Aging Boomer's podcast links:

Other Resources and Links:

The Blue Zones Project 

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Frank Samson


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