This hour-long weekly radio show airs 6 p.m. Sundays on NewsTalk 930 (AM) KLUP in the Greater San Antonio region. Hosted by nationally recognized gerontologist Carol Zernial and veteran broadcaster Ron Aaron, and featuring author/psychologist Dr. James Huysman PsyD, LCSW, Caregiver SOS On Air explores issues important to you.
Dr. Sarah Ullevig discusses her research into dietary supplements in older adults including medication/supplementation interactions.
Carol and Ron are joined by Dr. Elliot Sklar, Prof. Nova Southeastern University Department of Health Science to discuss issues impacting LGBT caregiving.
Certified Massage Therapist, Irma Lopez, shares about her work volunteering to give free massages to hospice patients and their caregivers. Lopez discusses the important role massage can play in reducing stress, and explains why she launched this outreach to help hospice patients and others.
This episode features award-winning broadcaster Richard Harris, who discusses his own caregiving experience and his chance connection with the late Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. Check out Harris’ article on Sandra Day O’Connor and her Alzheimer’s at https://www.nextavenue.org/sandra-day-oconnor-alzheimers/
Dr. Diana Kerwin, Chief of Geriatrics at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, Texas, discusses the up-and-coming in research of the causes of dementia.
This episode features Banner Alzheimer’s Institute’s nurse Jan Doughtery, discussing new ways to care for dementia patients.
This episode features Kelli Castos, founder of Saving Our Seniors. S.O.S is a non-profit organization based out the Tampa Bay area that assists seniors by supporting and promoting the use of gently used medical equipment not covered by Medicare/Medicaid.
This episode features Kristi Denton Cohen, director and founder of Staying Put or Moving On. For more information, visit https://stayormove.org/.
This episode features attorney Carol Bertsch of The Law Office of Carol Bertsch, PC. She and our hosts discuss what people should know about Elder Law. Check out her website https://www.assistingseniors.com/ for more info!
Tomika Sanchez talks about the ins and outs of caregiving as an experienced nurse.
This episode features Nadine Roberts Cornish, author of Tears In My Gumbo: The Caregiver’s Recipe For Resilience. Nadine is also the founder of The Caregiver Guardian, LLC., a caregiving service that aims to educate, empower, and inspire caregivers to care for themselves while caregiving for their loved ones. For more information, visit https://www.tcgcares.com/.
This episode features Jennifer FitzPatrick, author of Cruising Through Caregiving: Reducing the Stress of Caring for Your Loved One. She is also the founder of Jenerations Health Education, Inc., working to provide caregiver education programs and more. For more information about Jenerations, visit https://jenerationshealth.com/.