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Barbara Cohn Calmer Waters

Caregivers-Lots of Self-Care Strategies Here!

In this episode, I bring you as many tips, suggestions, and ideas as we could fit in an hour. My guest, Barbara Cohn cared for her husband for a decade. He had younger-onset Alzheimer’s. In writing her book Calmer Waters, it was Barbaras’ goal to help other caregivers feel happier, have more energy and time for themselves, sleep better, and feel more relaxed.

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Clinginess, Persistent Behaviors and Emotions

…it’s not unusual for a memory-impaired person to display fretful emotions or even follow you around constantly. It wasn’t until I understood just how strange & frightening the world must be when you forget all the time that I was able to take her distressed greeting much more in stride.

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Why Are You Sick, Fat & Tired? Healthier Lifestyles

What can we do to live healthier lifestyles, feel, and look better? Is there anything we can do to lessen the risk of Alzheimer’s or dementia? If you want to take care of your health and need a system that is simple and successful with positive results in as short of time as possible then this is the podcast episode for you.

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Our Golden Years & End of Life Options

When we think about our golden years we think we’ll live the rest of our days in our own home. However, what if that’s not an option? Have you had conversations with your family about your wishes for your final years? What if something happens and what you wanted is no longer an option? What if the option you decided on no longer fits your needs?

This is a podcast conversation about assisted living, nursing homes, long term care and what options we should consider.

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Why Are You Sick, Fat and Tired book cover

Why Are You Sick, Fat & Tired? Healthier Lifestyles

What can we do to live healthier lifestyles, feel, and look better? Is there anything we can do to lessen the risk of Alzheimer’s or dementia? If you want to take care of your health and need a system that is simple and successful with positive results in as short of time as possible then this is the podcast episode for you.

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Golden years residence image

Our Golden Years & End of Life Options

When we think about our golden years we think we’ll live the rest of our days in our own home. However, what if that’s not an option? Have you had conversations with your family about your wishes for your final years? What if something happens and what you wanted is no longer an option? What if the option you decided on no longer fits your needs?

This is a podcast conversation about assisted living, nursing homes, long term care and what options we should consider.

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Bonus-A Caregiving Communication Tool

We all look for ways to make our caregiving responsibilities a little easier, a little less time consuming, and the Memoryz app app might be a solution you’re looking for. Tune in to this podcast episode to learn more.

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Technology for better caregiving

Technology For Better Caregiving

Is it possible to use technology for better caregiving?  Most of our loved ones make it very well known that they want to continue to live in their home until the end. That’s easier said than done especially if you’re one of the millions of sandwich generation caregivers with a full-time job and a family. How do you juggle everything and keep everyone happy?

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About Fading Memories Podcast

Fading Memories is a supportive podcast for people dealing with a loved one with memory loss. We interview people who have some of the answers and families currently on this journey. Join us and we’ll support each other along the way!

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