A Podcast That Listens, Hears and Offers Wisdom & Hope From Caregivers Who Have Lived The Experience.


July 13, 2023
Why Proper Nutrition is Crucial for Patients with Alzheimer’s

Photo by Kampus Production: To this day, Alzheimer’s is still one of the most prevalent and complex cognitive diseases worldwide. It currently affects 6.7 million Americans, most of whom are over the age of 65. However, age is just one factor that influences this condition. Another impactful factor is nutrition, which can largely affect a person’s overall […]

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June 27, 2023
Side Gigs for Caregivers That Bring Income and Combat Burnout

Being a senior caregiver is a highly fulfilling and rewarding job. However, many caregivers continue to face financial challenges along with the risk of job burnout. With the increasing cost of living, having a side career is a great way to earn extra income while having an opportunity to refocus your attention so that you […]

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March 29, 2023
When is it Time for Memory Care?

guest author Johnny Kershaws Determining when memory care is necessary for a loved one's well-being and care can be challenging. People may face changes in their mental abilities as they age, necessitating more support and help. Memory care provides specialized care and activities designed specifically for those with cognitive or memory impairments such as dementia […]

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March 3, 2023
Pets and Senior Citizens - A Perfect Pairing

Pets and senior citizens — a match made in heaven. Whether it’s a furry feline, a playful puppy, or even a floppy-eared bunny, a pet can bring so much joy and comfort to the lives of seniors. But the benefits of pet ownership go far beyond companionship; there are wonderful health benefits and improvements to the […]

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December 12, 2022
Healthy Lunch Ideas for Older Adults

Are you looking for healthy, quick, and tasty lunch items for your elderly loved ones? Lunchtime doesn't have to be complicated for you—or boring for them! Here are some easy-peasy mid-day meal ideas to get you started: Simple yet Scrumptious Meals for Seniors 1. Veggie Wrap  A wrap is a great way to pack in […]

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November 18, 2022
Bonus -Breaking the Burnout Cycle: A Conversation with Judy Burkle

You are caring for a loved one and struggling to care for yourself. You know this isn't a sustainable way to live, but what options do you have? In this bonus episode, I talk to Judy Burkle of Coach Judy about ways to avoid burnout. Judy also has a Burnout Prevention Membership you may want […]

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October 14, 2022
How to talk to someone with Alzheimer's

Guest Submission from Johny Kershaws 1. Introduction to Alzheimer's: Alzheimer's disease is a disease that causes memory, thinking, and behavior problems. Symptoms usually develop slowly and worsen over time, becoming severe enough to interfere with daily tasks. There is no one-size-fits-all approach to talking to someone with Alzheimer's, as each individual's condition will progress differently. […]

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September 14, 2022
What Are Nursing Specialists, and What Can They Do for My Loved One?

Image credit: Pexels Source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/nurse-measuring-the-blood-pressure-of-a-patient-6129676/ Nurses are in high demand in the United States. In fact, due to this demand, it's projected that there will be far more nursing jobs compared to any other profession. As such, it remains the fastest-growing career path in the country. Be that as it may, there is one particular nurse job […]

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July 19, 2022
Strong Center: Tips for Keeping Well as a Caregiver

Being a caregiver is an enormous responsibility. Often, caregivers become so used to putting someone else first that they completely neglect their well-being. But it doesn’t have to be that way. If you’re someone providing care for a loved one, Fading Memories Podcast advises keeping well while staying on task. Time Management When striving for […]

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July 13, 2022
Navigating Marriage and Life as a Senior Couple

Life continues to prove that love can find you at any age. However, when you partner up later in life, there's more to sort through than if you were in your 20s or 30s. Marriage, at this point, becomes a union of two people with longer histories and vast life experiences.  Here are tips to […]

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Fading Memories was created to support family caregivers in a simple, on-demand form. When I was looking for advice on caring for my Mom, I needed this podcast. Since it didn’t exist, I created what I needed!
Jen – pod host

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