Aging Matters is a weekly interview program featuring individuals with expertise about a broad array of aging-related topics. Host Cheryl Beversdorf interviews experts on timely topics affecting the lives of older adults and their loved ones. Each week her guests talk about subjects both informative and entertaining and help educate listeners about living better and longer. This program airs weekly on WERA-LP 96.7 FM in Arlington, VA.
Black Breast Cancer w/ Ricki Fairley, Co-Founder/CEO, TOUCH Black Breast Cancer Alliance 11/22/22
Conversation w. Ricki Fairley, triple negative breast cancer survivor and Co-Founder/CEO, TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance (BBCA), about risk factors, symptoms, types, diagnosis/treatment of Black breast cancer, and TOUCH BBCA activities and programs.
CLASSIC - Lung Cancer w/ Eric Anderson, MD, Director, Interventional Pulmonology, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital 11/15/22
In this CLASSIC Aging Matters episode, host Cheryl Beversdorf talks with Eric Anderson, MD, Director, Interventional Pulmonology, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and Professor, Clinical Medicine, Georgetown University, about lung cancer, including risk factors, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Immunizations and Vaccines w/ Yabo Beysolow, MD MPH 11/8/22
Conversation with Dr. Yabo Beysolow, MD MPH, Owner, YB Consultants, and Technical Consultant on Immunizations and Vaccines, about COVID-19 vaccine updates, other vaccines older adults need, and racial and ethnic disparities related to getting vaccines.
LGBTQ and Aging w/ Kirstan Fuller, Social Innovation Manager, Seabury Resources for Aging 11/1/22
Conversation w/ Kirstan Fuller, Social Innovation Manager, Seabury Resources for Aging, about consequences of social stigma and prejudice against LGBTQ older adults, problems seeking services and housing, and resources to help live long and healthy lives.
Money Management w/ Christine Dolan, MBA, Daily Money Manager 10/25/22
Conversation w/ Christine Dolan, MBA, Daily Money Manager, C. Dolan & Associates, about hiring and working with a daily money manager and services provided.
Oral Health w/ Sal Selvaggio DDS, Primary Dental Care Provider 10/18/22
Conversation w/ Sal Selvaggio, DDS, Primary Dental Care Provider, Washington, DC, about dental health conditions, dental insurance, and preventive oral health care.