Why 14% of Millennial Caregivers Stop Working

Why 14% of Millennial Caregivers Stop Working

We often think of caregiving as something done mostly by baby boomers, but a new report titled, Millennials and Dementia Caregiving in the United States highlights the reality that millennial caregivers account for almost one out of four caregivers for those with any...

The Overlooked Demographic in the Opioid Crisis

The Overlooked Demographic in the Opioid Crisis

“You Don’t Respect What You Don’t Inspect.” These words of wisdom from Peter Rosenberger, the self-described crash test dummy of caregivers who I recently interviewed for The Agewyz Podcast apply in so many ways to caregivers -- everyday warriors who care for family...

Don’t Miss The AlzAuthors eBook Sale

Don’t Miss The AlzAuthors eBook Sale

Did you know that June is Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month, and that June 21st is The Longest Day?  Sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association, these important events increase awareness of Alzheimer's, related dementia and brain health.  In recognition of these...

100 Episodes Strong

I’m old enough to remember watching the televised Watergate hearings, and today’s live broadcast of former FBI Director James Comey testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee was no less riveting. It was so hard to look away from the television, I nearly...

How to Make It To Age 100 (Or Close)

How to Make It To Age 100 (Or Close)

Ever wonder why some people live well into their 80s and 90s, even though they're overweight and have been on a lifelong "see-food" diet?  It's not because they're donning googles like these, that make food look 50% bigger when eating. According to Dr. Nir...