The 2BoomerBabes' Eight-Part Series on Alzheimer's won a Gracie Award!!
Read the AARP Blog post on "Beyond the Face of Alzheimer's"
This week on The Babes:
October 26 -Stroke mentoring, flying with class, pedicures, connected living, and puppy love!
A program that focuses on the challenges and emotions brought on by a stroke is The Peer Stroke Program at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis, Maryland. Judy Crane, the brainchild behind the initiative, and Karla Balch-Reno, a participant and Judy's mentee, join us to share their story.
Flying with Class!
It's not unusual to turn on the nightly news these days and hear about flights making emergency landings due to unruly passengers. A growing number of these high altitude altercations are over control of mere inches of space. Seth Kaplan, an analyst for Airline Weekly, joins us to talk about this growing trend of "airline densification."
The ultimate pampering experience for those of us with tired and aching feet is going to a salon for some TLC - the pedicure. But there are some health risks associated with pedicures that doctors say we should consider. Dr. Gina Saffo tells us how to "be on our toes" when it comes to visiting nail salons.
What's the best way for us to lead healthy, productive and meaningful lives as we age? Dr. Bill Thomas is a recognized expert on aging and the author of Second Wind-Navigating the Passage to a Slower, Deeper, and More Connected Life, joins us to share his ideas!
If you're a dog lover, you're probably looking to score a perfect match with someone who loves your pooch as much as you do! Kris Rotond launched the website: youmustlovedogsdating.com, which allows you to search for the dog loving person of your dreams!