17-48 Segment 1: Alzheimer’s, Spouses, and “Close Friends”

Spouses of Alzheimer’s disease patients often struggle with depression while caregiving, some have started new relationships while their loved one is still alive but no longer recognizes them

17-47 Segment 1: Navigating the Aging Process

Two experts discuss managing the transition from complete independence as we age.

15-31 Segment 2: Preserving Life Versus Prolonging Death

  Synopsis: It's a fine line between preserving life and prolonging death. An award winning science writer discusses her experience observing how medical professionals and patients differ in their acceptance of impending death, and what families need to know to navigate the end of life toward a "good death." Host: Nancy Benson. Guest: Katy Butler, … Continue reading 15-31 Segment 2: Preserving Life Versus Prolonging Death