Prime Time Living
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Prime Time Living: Elder Abuse Prevention
As the number of older adults in the United States continues to increase, so is the incidence of physical abuse and financial exploitation.
Adult Protective Services Program, Maryland Department of Human Services
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Prime Time Living - Depression & Isolation in Older Adults
Older adults are often struggling with loneliness, isolation and depression. We discuss ways and community resources to encourage active and rewarding lives.
Leigh Ann Eagle
Executive Director, Maryland Living Well Center of Excellence
State Program Coordinator, Maryland Living Well Center of Excellence
Monday, April 16, 2018
Prime Time Living - Avoiding Fraud and Scams
A look at how vulnerable older adults in Maryland are targeted in scams and fraud and what can be done to prevent this.
Better Business Bureau Serving Greater MD
Monday, March 12, 2018
Prime Time Living - Emerging Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease
A look at what Alzheimer’s disease does to a person, how is it diagnosed and some of the new treatments on the horizon, including stem cell therapy.
Dr. Paul Fishman
Professor of Neurology, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Prime Time Living - Opioids And Substance Abuse
Pain medications and opioids in Maryland represent a growing issue within the older adults community.
Director of Older Adult Programs, Mental Health Association of Maryland
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Prime Time Living: Planning Ahead
Jeff Salkin sits down with David Pessin of PK Law to talk about wills, living wills and other important elder law planning documents.
Founding Member, PK Law
Thursday, December 7, 2017
How a Maryland veteran's home is having an impact on the lives of those who served.
Sharon L. Murphy
Director, Veterans Home Program, MD Dept. of Veterans Affairs
Charlotte Hall Veterans Home
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Prime Time Living: Malnutrition
While many have an overabundance of food, malnutrition is a growing concern for older adults in our country. Why are older adults at risk of being malnourished, and what resources are available to seniors with poor nutrition and their caregivers?
National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs
Monday, November 14, 2016
Managing the Medicare Maze
The Medicare Annual Open Enrollment is underway. It is a busy time of year, filled with postal mail, televised ads and telephone solicitations, which confuses many consumers. We discuss what you need to know to best navigate the Open Enrollment period.
Chief of Client and Community Services, Maryland Department of Aging
Health Insurance Specialist, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Monday, August 1, 2016
Prime Time Living - Mental Health & You
Mental Health Association of Maryland
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Prime Time Living - Older Drivers Safety
An educational program called CarFit is helping senior citizens keep their driving skills sharp while on the road.
Monday, June 13, 2016
Prime Time Living - Stroke
The signs of stroke, how can it be prevented and a look at the Stroke Rehabilitation Program that helps stroke patients recover and maximize their potential.
Dr. Peter Gorman
University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Director, Emergency Preparedness Policy, Dept. of Disabilities
Monday, March 21, 2016
Prime Time Living - Senior Fitness and Wellness
Physical Fitness Coordinator, Charles County Senior Centers
Monday, March 7, 2016
Prime Time Living - Healthy Choices
Owner, Nutrition by Erin
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Prime Time Living - Home Modifications and Safety
According to the CDC, every 13 seconds an older U.S. adult goes to the ER for fall- related injuries. Jim Resnick, Program Manager for Senior Outreach and Education for the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service, addresses the cost of home modifications and safety steps that people can take to prevent falls at home.