Rethinking Dementia

Dementia has a much wider range than most people think, and people with dementia are usually functional for years. An expert discusses the course of the disease and how life can still be positive for years before it reaches the late, debilitating stage most people think of when they hear the word “dementia.”

16-17 Segment 1: Using Animals To Sniff Out Disease

Experts discuss the use of animals to diagnose disease and their efforts to build machines that can do the same thing.

15-36 Segment 2: Pet Obesity

  Synopsis: Just as people face an obesity crisis in the US, so do our pets, who have many of the same health consequences as overweight humans. Experts discuss why pet obesity is a problem and ways pet owners can keep their furry friends healthy. Host: Nancy Benson. Guests: Dr. Ernie Ward, Veterinarian and founder, … Continue reading 15-36 Segment 2: Pet Obesity