Season 1: The Opioid Crisis

Bonus Episode: Songshape Chorus

Transcript Phil: Hey everybody!  On today’s bonus episode we’re going to talk about a very unique choir, the Songshape Chorus. It’s a choir that focuses on the humanity of people with Alzheimer’s disease, and creating communities for them and their loved ones. Welcome to the Problem, I’m your host, Phil Lofton.  [Theme] Meet Rick Cobb....

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Season 2, Episode 5: Alzheimer’s and Patients: Challenges and Changes

Transcript Phil:  So like, you know, you talk all about like her always being there for your recital, and dance making her so happy and stuff like that. Was she a dancer when she was a kid?  Mindi Winnie: You know, that’s a really good question. I don’t believe so. I do know that she ...

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Feature Story: Mindi

Transcript Phil Lofton Hey everyone! We’ve opened every main episode this season so far with the voice of Mindi Winnie, a young woman who works with Dementia Friends Indiana and CICOA Aging & In Home Solutions. Today we’re going to hear a bit more than usual about her story, as well as her experiences providing...

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Season 2, Episode 4: Alzheimer’s and Caregivers – Decisions, Decisions, Decisions

Transcript Phil Lofton So what was that summer like before you quit soccer when you were really taking care of your grandma? Like, what was it like as a, as a college aged kid stepping into that for the first time? Mindi Winnie I mean, you know, I guess I knew, I knew she had...

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Bonus Episode: Healthy Aging Brain Care

Transcript The Problem – Bonus: HABC Phil Lofton Hey! Welcome to another bonus episode of The Problem. These bonus episodes are an opportunity to drill down into individual case studies on organizations and people who are making a difference in Alzheimer’s. This episode is going to be focused on the Healthy Aging Brain Clinic, a...

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Season 2, Episode 3: Alzheimer’s and Health Systems: Collaborative Care

Transcript Mindi Winnie My mom always talks about going to doctor’s appointments and just how frustrated she would be with the doctor. Phil Lofton What was it that was so frustrating about the doctors? Mindi Winnie My mom would get so frustrated because the doctor, he would be talking to my grandmother, you know, and,...

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Bonus Episode: Alzheimer’s Association

Transcript Hey Everyone!   Welcome to a supplementary bonus episode of “The Problem.” These episodes let us drill down into specific examples of organizations or groups that are changing how life with Alzheimer’s can be lived. I’m your host, Phil Lofton. [Theme] It’s hard to talk about Alzheimer’s disease and related policy without mentioning the Alzheimer’s...

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Season 2, Episode 2: Alzheimer’s in Our Communities: Fitness, Friends, and Policy

Transcript Mindi Winnie So, I finished out my freshman year of college and at the time I was working at my favorite little restaurant in my home town, called Turkeyville, USA. And you wouldn’t believe it but all they serve is turkey, but turkey of every form so you got turkey taco. Oh my gosh,...

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