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  • 00:45

    Advice for Caregivers

    in Health

    November is caregivers month. My guests today are John and Bernadette Baumann who offer a rich perspective on what it really means to be a caregiver. These newly married love birds discuss the transformations they have both made in their lives and the huge impact caregiving has had on helping John reverse his Parkinson's symptoms. For more information about John and Bernadette, visit www.johnbaumann.com

  • 00:29

    Scenario-Based Guidelines for Alzheimer's Caregivers

    in Health

    eCareDiary will speak to Mara Botonis, best-selling author of, “When Caring Takes Courage” and Founder of Biography Based Care offering tools, resources and training for family caregivers.

  • 01:12

    Help For Struggling Caregivers - Join Alzheimer's Speaks Radio

    in Caregiving

    Alzheimer's Speaks Radio was created to have honest discussions and real needs and resources for those dealing with dementia.  Please feel free to call into the show or use the chat box to communicate with us during the live show.  If you can't  make the live show we would still love to hear your thoughts about the topic.


    Today we have patient advocate, Michelle Chaffee from Minneapolis, MN with us.  It was through Michelle's own family medical crisis along with her professional background that she created Alska.  Michelle understood the needs of caregivers across the spectrum of care and saw the gaps in the care system, which lead to the creation of a remarkable tool that supports and empowers individuals and optimizes delivery of care.  Come join us and learn how this tool might be able to assist you.  You can contact Michelle via Email


    Interested in a new Clincal Trial?  Check Out Alzheimer's Study


    For more information on dementia and caregiving go to Alzheimer's Speaks Resource Website.

  • 00:48

    Wounded Warrior Caregivers: Unsung Heroes

    in Self Help

    The Wounded Warrior Caregivers: Unsung Heroes


    Our American Soldiers protect the nation without hesitation.  They make the ultimate sacrifice daily in order to uphold the constitution.   But when a service member is wounded, ill, or injured, these changes place tremendous stress on family members. As the Wounded Warrior Project states “injuries from the battlefield last a lifetime.” The Caregivers of Wounded Warriors are an integral part of a warrior's successful recovery.  However, they are often times forgotten.  The Wounded Warriors Caregivers Facebook Group extends a helping hand. Join us as Megan Morseth, Administrative Officer share moments of hope and perseverance.  


    So, Let’s Talk!


    Knowledge Always Empowers


    TONIGHT, Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 2015 @ 10PM EST


    CALL IN LIVE (347) 838-8992


    OR


    TUNE IN ONLINE


    WWW.BLOGTALKRADIO.COM/TALKSWITHSHEBA


    LEARN MORE ABOUT:  Wounded Warrior Caregivers (FACEBOOK)


    Admin: Megan Morseth


     

  • 01:00

    Support for Caregivers who Love and Help others

    in Current Events

    Are you helping a family member, spouse or someone in need but losing yourself in the process?  How can you find comfort and support for you when your daily activities take every ounce of life out of you?  Can you love and care for others but also love and care for yourself?  What are the limits of our heart strings?  And can we recognize what is within our grasp to help and what is not in our power to change as God's plan is in control?


    Peter Rosenberger, author of Hope for the Caregiver:  Encouraging words to strengthen your spirit will be sharing his personal story and how he now helps others to find the support caregivers so desperately need.  Peter offers caregivers practical, faith-based and compassionate help and understanding.  He will be sharing about loss of identity, isolation, fear, resentment and guilt while offering hope to those who care for others.


    For more information visit:  www.caregiverswithhope.com

  • 00:57

    Why Caregivers Find it So Stressful Dealing with Healthcare Providers & Agencies

    in Caregiving

    Join Dave Nassaney, The Caregiver’s Caregiver, as he interviews Author, Carol Levine, the director of The Families and Health Care Project at The United Hospital Fund, a health services research and philanthropic organization whose primary mission is to shape positive change in health care for the people of New York (and elsewhere).


    Their campaign, Next Step in Care, provides easy-to-use guides to help family caregivers and health care providers work closely together to plan and implement safe and smooth transitions for chronically or seriously ill patients.


    Transitions are moves between care settings, for example, hospital to home or rehab facility, or the start or end of home care agency services. Because transitions are often rushed, miscommunication and errors can occur.


    Her book, Living in the Land of Limbo: Fiction and Poetry about Family Caregiving, is a first-of-its-kind anthology of short stories and poetry about family caregiving by renowned authors and others has just been published. Compiled and edited by Carol Levine, and published by Vanderbilt University Press, the new volume is a valuable addition to the national discussion on family caregiving and to the Fund’s work, which has focused on improving partnerships between caregivers and health care professionals since 1996.

  • 00:25

    Virtual Dementia Tour for Family Caregivers

    in Health

    eCareDiary will speak to P.K Beville, geriatric specialist, author and founder of Second Wind Dreams about her research-based Virtual DementiaTour, an experiential toolkit designed to help family caregivers move from sympathy to empathy and better understand the behaviors of their loved ones.

  • 00:30

    What Caregivers Need to Know About New Cancer Treatments

    in Health

    eCareDiary's caregiving expert, Margery Pabst will speak to Dr. David Decker, Executive Director of Cancer Institute at Florida Hospital, about advances in cancer research and treatments benefiting patients and caregivers.

  • 00:40

    Caregivers and the role they play in Cancer

    in Caregiving

    Jessica Fox, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore (MD) visits Anna's Journey to talk about Caregivers and Support Systems that play a major role in the life of a cancer patient...


    and the importance of caring for themselves as well as the cancer patient...


    How can someone assist in the care of a cancer patient?


    How important is it for the primary care provider to care for self!?


    and so much more...


    Listen to the show live at 8AM on Thursday, April 23 or listen to the replays


    24/7 on the website... www.blogtalkradio.com/anna-renault


     

  • 02:14

    "The BEST of Ask Dedan Advice Hour"

    in Radio

     


    Do you have dating and relationship questions that you want real, biblically based answers to? Are there things that go on in the entertainment industry that just don’t make sense and you’d like clarification on? If so, please join me on “The Dedan Tolbert Show” TONIGHT at 9:00pm EST for a rebroadcast of “Ask Dedan Advice Hour”, where we’ll be answering all of your questions about sex, dating & relationships from a Biblical perspective. Listen to "The Dedan Tolbert Show" 7 nights a week by calling 646 200 0366 or online worldwide at www.dedantolbertshow.com... “REAL Radio that Matters for over 10 Years”.

  • 01:00

    Violet Reiki Radio - Reiki and Caregivers

    in Health

    The Caregiver  

    When a loved one becomes chronically or terminally ill, it is the primary caregiver that often becomes the silent sufferer,  experiencing a sense of exhaustion,  frustration, hopelessness and despair and what has been called "caregiver burn-out".    

    What IF there was a way to give a caregiver the ability to provide Reiki for themselves and their sick, injured  or dying loved one?  It has been documented that Reiki can provide emotional and mental calm, stress reduction, and physical comfort (pain reduction).   

    Reiki can therefor support both the primary caregivers who care for their loved one and the chronically or terminally ill patient.  Having the ability to give Reiki to those who are chronically or terminally ill can empower the caregiver and relieve them of the feeling of helplessness which can be very common in such situations. 


    Show sponsored by Violet Rose Reiki at www.violetrosereiki.com 


    and 


    https://www.facebook.com/pages/Reiki-Ward/115756561854725