Long Term Care Videos
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Long Term Care Planning & Insurance Videos
This popular insurance is not without potential problems.
Know what you are getting. ABC News
"Is long term care insurance the answer?" NBC News Anne Thompson
"Own Your Future"
The Virginia State Long Term Care Partnership
State of Long Term Care Planning
The Need for Resilient Long Term Care Planning
Long Term Care Experiences Videos
Hear Sandy Rockwood's personal story on her experience with Genworth and long term care insurance.
Seth Rogin testifies in Washington
Seth Rogin testifies in Washington at the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services hearing on Alzheimer's Research.
Ken Dychtwald, PhD, - a leading gerontologist and foremost expert on aging - talks about his parent's and his own experience with LTC insurance.
A Marriage to Remember
In this short documentary, the filmmaker Banker White explores how Alzheimer's disease has revealed the strength of his parents' marriage.
The Sandwich Generation
The Sandwich Generation, those caught between their aging parents and young children, includes some 20 million Americans.
David Iverson's "My Father, My Brother, and Me"
A journalists personal journey. PBS
Michael J. Fox discusses Parkinson's
A moving and informative interview. PBS
Caring for Your Parents
Help for families facing the practical and emotional challenges of caring for aging parents. PBS
Health Care Crisis - Long Term Care
Long Term and Chronic Care - stories and background on the system. PBS
For the first time in American history, "the old old" -- those over 85 -- are now the fastest growing segment of the U.S. population. Medical advances have enabled an unprecedented number of Americans to live longer, healthier lives. But for millions of elderly, living longer can also mean a debilitating physical decline that often requires an immense amount of care. PBS-Frontline
Save A Life
60-second videos on the technique of Hands Only CPR. You could be a hero.
The Sandwich Generation Part II
In this emotionally charged account of family caregiving, filmmaker Julie Winokur and her husband, photojournalist Ed Kashi, expose their personal lives with unflinching candor. Winokur and Kashi uprooted their two children and their business in order to move 3,000 miles cross-country to care for Winokur's father, Herbie. In Part II we see the family a year after Herbie moved in with them.
Rate of Alzheimer's rises with aging boomers.
As Baby Boomers age, the rate of Alzheimer's will increase according to a report released recently. NBC News Robert Bazell
The Tobinick Alzheimer Method
Treatment method for selected patients with Alzheimer's Disease
The Alzheimer's Project (HBO)
1) The Memory Loss Tapes
This verité documentary profiles seven people living with the disease, each in an advancing state of dementia across the full spectrum of the progression of the disease.
2) Grandpa, Do You Know Who I Am?
This film tells five stories of children, ages 6-15, who are coping with grandfathers or grandmothers who have Alzheimer's disease.
3) Momentum In Science
This two-hour, two-part documentary takes viewers inside the laboratories and clinics of 25 leading scientists and physicians, revealing some of the most cutting-edge research advances.
Caregivers is a collection of five portraits, each of which highlights the sacrifices and successes of people experiencing their loved one's gradual descent into dementia.
The Supplemental Series
15 supplemental films provide an in-depth look into the scientific advances being made in research and medical understanding of the disease.