We catch up with the one and only Olivia Newton-John in this candid and heartfelt conversation about her iconic career, her multiple battles against cancer and her commitment to using her experiences to make a difference in the lives of others.
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Teepa Snow knows how tough caregiving can be. She is one of the world’s leading educators on dementia and the care that’s needed to cope with it. She offers her tips for caring for a loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s and reveals how to recognize when a caregiver needs a caregiver.
Elayne Boosler was an up-and-coming comedian alongside the likes of Leno, Kaufman and Williams. She’s since been named one of the 50 best standup comics of all time, and she says she learned a lot of life lessons as a woman trying to make her way in a male-dominated field. Find out how she’s inspired a generation of women to pursue lives in comedy.
There is something happening across the world that is changing aging — the amazing growth of interest and participation in senior or masters sports. Kyle Case is the CEO of the Huntsman World Senior Games, an event that draws nearly 12,000 athletes to its annual competition. He explains why master sports are booming and shares tips for getting involved yourself.
If you couldn’t find an assisted living center good enough for your mother, would you build one? Larry Pino did. How is it different than traditional centers? What did he learn during the process. He explains.
The role of your physician is changing. No longer are they merely in charge of treating illnesses; these days, more and more physicians are acting as catalysts to help their patients prevent diseases and in some cases, reverse diseases already in progress. Dr. Sharon Wasserstrom of the UCF College of Medicine, explains how lifestyle medicine is changing the way doctors and patients interact.
After centuries of human history, we’re still contending with racism, sexism, terrorism, wars, famine and murders. Shouldn’t we, as a society, be past these things? It’s enough to make you wonder: are we getting better or worse? Harvard professor Steven Pinker, who’s been named one of the world’s most influential thinkers, has some thoughts on where we are and where we’re heading.
Throughout her entire career, Carol Burnett has been a pioneer and inspiration. Now 85, she’s touring the country and playing to sell-out crowds. Before Burnett, no one thought a woman could carry a comedy show. She changed their minds, and these days, she’s proving comedy also has no age limits.
Regina King is blossoming into the mega-star many always predicted this huge talent would become. Recently claiming a big win at the Golden Globes, King talks to Growing Bolder Radio about her pledge to challenge gender inequality in Hollywood and her powerful film, “If Beale Street Could Talk.”
Entertainment icon Carl Reiner has passed away at the age of 98. Before his passing, we were fortunate to have the opportunity to speak with Reiner about his career and the show considered by many to be one of greatest situation comedies of all time, The Dick Van Dyke Show.