• 00:15

    Cosmic Chat

    in Self Help

    Simply in a few words ...Im a Prophet like Nostradamas I have a divine conection and am divinly inspired 70%of the time . ,I combine my skills and education to make hypnotic music add afirmations and subliminals and a few other things  , brain entrainment.binurals ,subliminals , a little sugar and spice  everthing nice ,some kung fu chi master ninja akido enthusiast  I  put my own spin on things and add a little  Hollywood magic I live in L.A  so it goes without saying its contagios  herre .. everone is a actor singer or dancer in this town ,and where i live pasadena is heart of the art world im like a sponge i have been soaking up for a min and im about to get in the mix and add some Astro spice    , My goal  is to get my angel stripes and somday make a carer out of this once I have worked with a few needy people and chat with experts and amatures  fix a  few problems with myself .im not perfect or claim to be im still learning i have a good 10 years before i become a master at my craft ... .this a Break from tradition I like some of the old ways but i prefer to spin it my way , I like to bend the rules the kobiashimarue is  my fav move ,I love Star Trek and science fiction I live by the prime directive to some extent also the code of bushido to some extent .when the game is set up to lose ,I change the game ."I dont like to lose "(Jim Kirk) Look out World.............. HERE I  COME !!!!! AWooooooooo!

  • 01:26

    POSITIVE PERSPECTIVES Psychic & Tarot Readings with Melinda

    in Spirituality

    A fun night filled with Psychic & Tarot Readings with Melinda Carver!

    What does the Spirit Realm next door want YOU to know tonight?  Are your Angels, Guides and Loved Ones waiting to speak to you?  Do you need clarity or enlightenment on your love life, carer, family relationships or finances?  Call in tonight to get your answers!

    Psychic Medium Melinda Carver is the Official Psychic of the Tarot Guild, and the host of Positive Perspectives.  She travels the country appearing at metaphysical expos, conferences, stores and groups.  She is a frequent guest on radio shows and has written several articles for various publications.  Melinda has her own magical line of products now in 25 stores nationwide, the Caribbean and on Amazon.  She is available for private sessions!



  • 00:54

    Natural Parenting meets Entrepreneur.

    in Women

    Going back to work is a  often a very difficult decision for women after they have a baby.  Many women can't ignore the pull of the heartstrings, their instinctual calling to be the primary carer for their baby.  Many women turn to starting a business for the flexibility which allows their children to be their first priority.   The first few years of your child's life can be the most difficult and the most rewarding.  It can bring many challenges - are you doing it 'right?, what are other people doing?  When will you go back to work?  Natural Parenting not only supports your baby's natural development, it supports you.  Today we talk with Kristy Pillinger, creator and founder of Australia's Natural Parenting Magazine, Nurture on her journey into Motherhood and how holding her baby in her arms for the first time was also the beginning of her journey as an entrepreneur and how the two can work hand in hand.

  • 01:51

    Dementia:The Black Hole and Aspects of Being A Carer

    in Caregiving

    Our 1st guest in Eileen Smith, from New Zealand.  She is a wife, Carer and Author of "The Black Hole,"  a book about Early Onset Alzheimer's disease.
    Eileen's husband was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2001, at age 54. After his diagnosis Eileen spent 8 years on the local Alzheimer's Board plus 3 on Alzheimer’s New Zealand board.
    Eileen is a strong and sometimes outspoken advocate for young onset Alzheimer's and more especially spent a lot of time lobbying for subsidies on anticholinesterase inhibitors (Aricept, Exelon).

    In 2011 Eileen retired from work and has recently published a book telling of the last 12 years caring for Ray and the challenges that they faced, specifically related top young onset Alzheimers.
    Why do we need to build awareness especially around Younger Onset?
    What do carers need to know at the start of their journey?
    What could we do better for people in this situation?
    How do we as carers move forward when the partner goes into care?
    You can contact Eileen at
    Our 2nd Guest will be Jan Hughes will discuss he differences and similarities to giving care.Jan is Care Partner for her Husband Michael.  Jan believes when you've met one Caregiver, you've met just that, one Caregiver. 
    This will be a very interesting disucssion and we would love you to join the conversation with both women!

  • 01:57

    Tips For A Happy Holiday Season

    in Caregiving

    Alzheimer's Speaks Radio is about having a simple conversation about life with dementia.  We want all voices to have equal say and would love for you to join us.  You can do so by using the chat box or calling in live to the station.

    Today we will be discussing tips for having a joyful holiday season.  We would love for you to join the conversation and share what has worked and what has not; and what you have learned along the way on your own personal journey with dementia.  By sharing our knowledge we can make the path a bit more pleasant for the next person.  So many times we forget the wealth of knowledge we have gained on this journey with dementia.  Here on Alzheimer's Speaks we like to empower people to share their insights and help others.

    For more information on dementia and caregiving check out our Webstie as Alzheimer's Speaks

  • 00:34

    Living in Jamaican Country

    in Culture

    We take a visit to the cool town of Mandeville the capital and largest town in the Parish of Manchester, a popular location for British returnees in Jamaica where ‘Herbal Doctor’ Derek Morgan now resides after spending most of his life living in Dulwich, South London. With the rising cost of property in London versus an inherited property in Mandeville, Derek decided to explore greener pastures and convert to the country lifestyle. Now raising animals, farming, growing and creating herbal remedies for locals, self made Dr Morgan has now become the local carer. 

  • 01:08

    Giving Hope To Those Dealing With Dementia

    in Caregiving

    Alzheimer's Speaks Radio - Giving Voice To All Dealing With Dementia

    Today our guest will be Karen Truman, Ph.D. from Dementia Caregiver Resources, Inc..  She will be talking to us about her new book "The Dementia Caregivers Little Book of Hope." 

    Come and join the conversation.  We would love to have you call in with your questions or use the chat box to tell us your thoughts or ask your questions.

    Click here to contact Karen Truman

    We will be having OPEN MIC after talking with Karen.  Feel free to call into the show and share your thoughts.

    For additional information on dementia and caregiving visit Alzheimer's Speaks website

  • 00:31

    Pro Fighter Sarah McLeod

    in Sports

    Having a fighter carer for the past four years, Sarah McLeod won her pro debut this past May with a rear naked choke over Shawnee Anderson. 

    McLeod looks to conitnue her winning ways in a match with Heather Denny in Denver.

    We will talk to McLeod about training for the fight and her achievements inside and outside the cage.

  • 00:32

    How Can a Caring Caregiver Take Care of Their Own Financial Situation?

    in Lifestyle

    On this episode of Power Up Living, host Kelly Galea interviews Gillian Pritchett about a topic many of us in the "sandwich generation" find ourselves faced with. How can we take care of our own financial situation as caring caregivers?

    Why is Gillian so passionate about this topic? After an international corporate career spanning many years, Gillian solved a redundancy situation by emigrating from the UK to Canada where she rapidly got hired to a senior position in a corporate travel company. After 9/11 she again faced redundancy, moved back to Montreal and into marketing. After her father died in 2005, she started a consulting business in order to spend chunks of time each year with her mother. In the end she moved back to the UK and ended up becoming a full time carer for her mum. As her mum became frailer Gillian organised her life so that she could be her full time carer. Using her business - The Business Launchpad - as a platform she drew on her knowledge and business experience to create home study courses for people who wanted to start a business or run an existing business more efficiently and successfully. She is now developing a programme to help other caregivers who need an income whilst being at home to care for a loved one.

    During this conversation, we’ll focus on two very specific groups of people that Gillian very much enjoys working with – the carer who needs an income and the former carer and people made redundant in later life. We’re going to look at their challenges and how Gillian is able to help. We’ll also look at how carers and older workers are treated – comparing North America and the UK.

  • 01:14

    It's Work! How Will You Show Up? with Author Kelley Cornish

    in Jobs

    Kelley Cornish will be Rod's guest on Own Your Career to discuss her new book, "It's Work! How Will You Show Up?

    Kelley Cornish:

    Author, HR expert, speaker, mother, confidante, mentor/mentee matchmaker, career advisor, panel of one — and so much more, too. A driven, experienced and successful HR leader with a proven track record working at some of the biggest names in healthcare across the country, Kelley’s had a career for the books. In fact, it is a book! "It's Work! How Will You Show Up?" (Amazon, iTunes, e-book) Kelley’s mission? To help you make the most of your career by sharing her personal and professional experiences, tried-and-true tips and expert opinions.


    See you on the radio …

  • 02:00

    The Importance of Dementia Awareness & Training

    in Caregiving

    Welcome to Alzheimer's Speaks Radio where we listen to all voices on dementia. Join the conversation!

    Rita Anand, is the Founder and President of Beyond Golden Era, LLC, a company dedicated to educating caregivers and healthcare professionals on how to effectively serve the elderly in aspects of their lives.

    Rita's newest venture is Dementia Angels, a premier information and services resource that personally aids and prepares clients for the varying physical, mental and emotional challenges inherent in the beginning, middle and end stages of Alzheimer’s and dementia.

    Contact Rita    Email      Beyond Golden Era Website    Email     Dementia Angels Website

    888-297-6197 ( landline) 

    Our 2nd guest today will be filmaker Alban Maino.  Alban,  has produced a film collection along with a scientific committee of geriatric doctors called "Remembrance", dedicated to patients and caregivers affected by Dementia.  The first collection of films is now available for online streaming.

    Contact Alban    Website

    Visit Alzheimer's Speaks Website for more resources and information - Blog, Free Webinars, Tools, Resource Directory and more.

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