28 episodes

Squeeze the Day captures the stories of older adults to inspire and encourage all of us to seek a meaningful and purpose-driven second chapter of life.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 13 Ratings

Squeeze the Day captures the stories of older adults to inspire and encourage all of us to seek a meaningful and purpose-driven second chapter of life.

    Cardiologist Dr. David Sabgir, CNN Hero and Walk With a Doc Founder, Speaks to How Movement Is Medicine

    Cardiologist Dr. David Sabgir, CNN Hero and Walk With a Doc Founder, Speaks to How Movement Is Medicine

    Cardiologist Dr. David Sabgir felt he was failing to help patients improve their health. So, he invited them to walk with him to reverse the effects of a sedentary life and offered health education while walking. From that idea, Walk with a Doc was born inspiring doctors across the world. It has now spread to 500+ communities in 40+ countries. Dr. Sabgir was even recognized as a CNN Hero. Join us to learn how one spark ignited a global effort and why Dr. Sabgir is shifting the pulse of healthcare.

    • 25 min
    Mario Andretti Shares His Story of Resilience - From Childhood in Italy and a Refugee Camp, New Beginnings in America, to Passion on and off the Racing Circuit

    Mario Andretti Shares His Story of Resilience - From Childhood in Italy and a Refugee Camp, New Beginnings in America, to Passion on and off the Racing Circuit

    Mario Andretti is considered to be one of the most successful racers in history. His roots and early life in a refugee camp likely contributed to his strength and determination. Today, the Andretti brand extends well beyond racing. Mario has a winery, a petroleum business, and a growing global motorsports presence. His intense drive to be victorious in life and on the racetrack demonstrate how resilience and determination are key to keeping his motor fine-tuned and his brand vibrant.

    • 31 min
    85-Year-Old Tina Chilton Is a Model for Active Aging. She’s a Military Vet and a Woman Who Fights for Others, Her Health and Independence, and Our Freedoms

    85-Year-Old Tina Chilton Is a Model for Active Aging. She’s a Military Vet and a Woman Who Fights for Others, Her Health and Independence, and Our Freedoms

    Tina Chilton is 85 years young. She can out-plank people half her age… including a young intern who was blown away by Tina’s drive to excel. Born in Texas to parents from Mexico, she has lived in many states and traveled the world while in the military. Her service to our country and her drive to stay relevant and engaged with others across the generations are invigorating. Learn how this remarkable woman finds time to care for herself and her independence.

    • 26 min
    Argentinian by Birth, Nashvillian by Choice. Fabian Bedne Shares His Passion for Community and Serving Others to Make the World a Better Place

    Argentinian by Birth, Nashvillian by Choice. Fabian Bedne Shares His Passion for Community and Serving Others to Make the World a Better Place

    Fabian Bedne credits his parents, Argentinian roots, and his desire to help others as factors in his quest to make the world a better place. After a dictatorship dramatically changed life in Argentina, a work exchange program led him to Ohio, and later to Tennessee. Bedne became a citizen, a council rep, a highly-requested wedding officiant, and a member of the mayor’s office. Learn how his life’s work is devoted to building strong communities and advocating for others.

    • 24 min
    Edgar Struble, A Small-Town Creative, Hits Big Time Working With Kenny Rogers, Dick Clark Productions, Award Shows, and Film Production

    Edgar Struble, A Small-Town Creative, Hits Big Time Working With Kenny Rogers, Dick Clark Productions, Award Shows, and Film Production

    Edgar Struble is a film producer, music director, author, performer, and public speaker who has worked with Kenny Rogers, and directed or composed music for the Academy of Country Music Awards, and Billboard Music Awards. He has rubbed shoulders with stars ranging from Lionel Ritchie, Taylor Swift, and Dolly Parton to actor Christopher Lloyd. Today, he’s mentoring younger creatives, expanding his film production, and working to balance life, entertainment, and health to ensure the beat goes on.

    • 33 min
    Civil Rights Activism Contributes to the Tenacity of Janet Jernigan, Nonprofit Trailblazer, Award-Winning Runner and Triathlete, and 50+ Year Advocate for Others

    Civil Rights Activism Contributes to the Tenacity of Janet Jernigan, Nonprofit Trailblazer, Award-Winning Runner and Triathlete, and 50+ Year Advocate for Others

    Janet Jernigan has won countless awards in her life. Her more than 50-year career as a nonprofit leader is legendary as are the records she currently holds as an athlete. However, her true advocacy for others may be rooted in the mid-1960s when, as a student at Vanderbilt University, she began to advocate for equality by playing a role in the civil rights movement in Nashville. Let’s hear how this remarkable woman finds time to care for herself and others in this Squeeze the Day. 

    • 38 min

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This podcast is for you If you believe you can be fabulous after 501

Squeeze the Day is a tribute to those of us over 50 looking at ways to live our best lives forward. Personal stories have always fascinated me and especially as I move closer to the finish line than the start, I strongly believe I want to be fabulous to the finish and join others that believe that’s possible. This podcast delivers that in spades. Thanks for finding fascinating stories!

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