Season 1: The Opioid Crisis

Season 2, Episode 9: Reducing Risk: Delirium

Transcript S2E9 Hey Everybody! All this season, we’ve been talking about life with Alzheimer’s and dementia, featuring perspectives from society, health systems, the patient and the caregiver. There’s a pretty natural question that gets posed after all of that, though, which is “what can I do to protect my brain and reduce my risk?”. While...

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Season 2, Episode 8: Reducing Risk: Anticholinergics

Transcript Phil: Hey Everybody!  All this season, we’ve been talking about life with Alzheimer’s and dementia, featuring perspectives from society, health systems, the patient and the caregiver.  There’s a pretty natural question that gets posed after all of that, though, which is “what can I do to protect my brain and reduce my risk?”.  While...

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Season 2, Episode 7: Reducing Risk: Diet and Exercise

Transcript Phil: Hey everybody! All this season, we’ve been talking about life with Alzheimer’s and dementia, featuring perspectives from society, health systems, the patient and the caregiver. There’s a pretty natural question that arises after all of that:“What can I do to protect my brain and reduce my risk?”. While there’s no way to completely...

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Bonus Episode: The LEADS Study

Transcript The Problem BONUS ? The LEADS Study Phil: Hey Everybody! On this week?s bonus episode, we?re taking a closer look at a massive, first of its kind study that?s examining the long-term effects of an under-studied, under-diagnosed type of dementia: early onset Alzheimer?s. We?ll be talking to the scientist leading the study, and learning...

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Season 2, Episode 6: Diagnosis and Screening

Transcript The Problem S2 E6 Phil: I?m going to say a few words. Try your best to remember them, and, unless it?s going to be weird where you?re listening to this, try to repeat them back, ok? Banana. Sunrise. Chair Ok, repeat them back to me. All around the world, the recall of words is...

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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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