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Videos & Podcasts

Alzheimer's Treatment Options

Source: Alzheimers.gov

Description:

Video discusses available ways to manage the disease; medical and care-related options that need to be considered.


Home Fire Safety Videos for Seniors

Source: The Electrical Safety Foundation International

Description:

Videos cover general fire safety and safe use of home electrical equipment for older adults and families.


How To Pay and Plan for Alzheimer's Disease

Source: Alzheimers.gov

Description:

Video discusses the need to build a sound financial and legal plan.


Living with Multiple Sclerosis

Source: American Academy of Neurology

Description:

Diagnosis, treatment and management of MS. Includes a video "Living Well: A Guide to Managing Multiple Sclerosis."


Ready.gov Instructional Videos

Source: FEMA

Description:

Resources to help citizens plan for emergencies, including "Preparing Makes Sense for Older Americans."


Senior Health Videos

Source: National Institute on Aging

Description:

Extensive collection of videos on healthy aging topics.


Video: Caring for a Spouse Who Has Alzheimer's

Source: National Institutes of Health

Description:

Video discusses the issues of spouse caregivers


Video: Helping Elderly Access Free Eye Exam

Source: EyeCare America

Description:

Video to help older adults determine if they are eligible for this service


Video: High Blood Pressure Basics

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Description:

Animated film explains hypertension in simple terms.


Video: How to Spot Health Fraud

Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Description:

Video helps consumers discriminate between legitimate healthcare practices and fraudulent practices and products.


Video: Living with Diabetic Retinopathy

Source: National Institutes of Health

Description:

Diagnosis and compensatory strategies


Video: Older Adults and Balance Problems

Source: National Institutes of Health

Description:

Video looks at the causes of balance problems


Video: What Is Hospice Care?

Source: National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

Description:

An introduction to hospice care.


Video: When to Begin Hospice

Source: National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

Description:

Video helps patients and families decide when hospice is the best care choice.


Video: Why It's Important for Older Adults to Exercise

Source: National Institutes of Health

Description:

Video makes the case that physical activity is the best was to preserve health and independence


Videos from the Alzheimer's Association

Source: Alzheimer's Association

Description:

Extensive collection of online resources


Videos: Caring for Your Loved One At Home

Source: Visiting Nurse Service of New York

Description:

Step-by-step instructions on caring for an elder at home. Topics include: making the bathroom safer, moving parents into one's home, and dealing with stress.


Videos: Geriatric Care Management

Source: National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers

Description:

NAPGCM presents videos on a range eldercare topics


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