Dr. Vivec Kumra, Chief of Hospital Based Services at Kaiser Santa Rosa Medical Center We’ll learn how hospitalists work and what to expect from a modern hospital stay. kp.org
Health and Body Care
Kira Reginato and Tony Landucci Learn what to pack in a “Grab and Go” Bag NOW so you’re prepared for an Emergency Department Visit. We discuss how to support someone and yourself during a long Emergency Room visit. Here is the Emergency Room Guide.
Dr. Nickie Gallaher, PharmD, Director of Clinical Programs at Oakmont Senior Living We’ll be separating hope from hype about dementia medications. What do dementia meds really do? What is being researched right now to combat and treat Alzheimer’s? www.OakmontSeniorLiving.com
Julianne Blythe, Physician Assistant at UCSF Sleep Clinic Can insomnia and snoring ruin relationships? Are you sleeping in another room to avoid the noise of snoring or fear waking a light sleeper? We’ll explore sleep disturbances and remedies! Julianne.Blythe@ucsfmedctr.org Read: Sleep Hygiene Guidelines
Dr. David Blende, DDS and Founder, Blende Dental Group How many of you know about sleep dentistry or house calls for dental needs? For those with fear, mobility issues, or cognitive problems, this can be the answer. Tune in for the details! www.drblende.com – firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Michael Johnson, Podiatrist If our feet hurt, we complain and we’re miserable. Last time Dr. Johnson came on, you had lots of questions so we’re bringing him back! Listen to see if he answered your question!
Kevin Perrott PhD Candidate, Buck Institute Founder AgeNet.org and Co-Founder of SENS Foundation. We are in a global crisis – aging societies are losing the contributions of their maturing populations to age-related disease and are unable to look after their dependent elders. What is science up to that can extend health span or restore function? …
Dr. Luigi Ferrucci, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging I hear people say they want to live to be 100+. They sometimes add: “If I’m healthy!” Join us to learn what we know from the BLSA about achieving that goal. Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging