Upwards of 11 million Americans are living with cognitive loss. And those with cognitive loss are likely to have other medical conditions so that many people are taking 5-10 medications. As we age, our physiology may change. Helpful medications may begin to cause more risk than benefit. But how do we know? How do we […]
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In Making Tough Decisions about End-of-Life Care in Dementia, Dr. Anne Kenny, a palliative care physician, discusses how to navigate the difficult journey of late-stage dementia with sensitivity, compassion, and common sense.
Guest Anne Kenny, MD, geriatrics and palliative care, author of “Making Tough Decisions about End-of-Life Care in Dementia” talks about her work.
Dr. Kenny talks with NewsTalk WSVA 92.1 FM.
Experienced geriatrician and author, Dr. Anne Kenny and host Dan Woo dissect their experiences of caring for elder relatives.
In the first half, Anne Kenny, an accomplished palliative care physician, geriatric expert, & professor emerita at the University of Connecticut Health Center, will be talking about her book “Making Tough Decisions” to help listeners deal with the challenges of providing the best possible care for an afflicted, voiceless person- while taking care of yourself.