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.
Nursing Homes w/ Dana Parsons, V.P. & Legislative Counsel, Leading Age Virginia
Triathlons w/ Erika D. Williams, MD, MedStar Health, and Susan Paisner, triathlete, 2/16/21
Conversation with Erika D. Williams, MD, Primary Care Sports Medicine Specialist, MedStar Health, and Susan Paisner, an experienced triathlete, about being and staying healthy before and during training and competitions, triathlon basics, best training regimens, and race tips.
Robotics and Tablets w/ Anthony Nunez, Visionary and Founder, INF-Care
Conversation with Anthony Nunez, Visionary and Founder, INF-Care, about how robotics such as Rudy the Robot, and care tablets are helping expand older adults' lives.
Continuing Education & Social Interaction w/ Lora Pollari-Welbes and Thomas Adams, Encore Learning 2/2/21
Conversation with Lora Pollari-Welbes, Executive Director, and Thomas Adams, President, Board of Directors, Encore Learning, about membership, educational courses, and social activities of Encore Learning; also, course instructor and volunteer opportunities.
Joint Conditions & Joint Replacement Surgery w/ Kenneth Vaz, MD Medstar Georgetown University Hospital 1/26/21
Conversation with Kenneth Vaz, MD, Hip and Knee Replacement Surgeon, Medstar Georgetown University Hospital, about joint conditions and treatments including joint replacement surgery.
Transportation Alternatives w/ Jennifer Kanarek and Carol Edelstein 1/19/21
Conversation with Jennifer Kanarek, Program Manager, NV Rides, and Carol Edelstein, Secretary, Board of Directors, Shepherd's Center of Arlington, McLean, and Falls Church, about transportation needs for older adults and related services offered by these organizations in the community