Alaska’s elderly population is growing at a rapid rate while facing a range of challenges that can be distressing, and physically impairing. While the most common ailments faced are heart disease and Alzheimer’s & dementia, these are followed closely by depression, which often goes undiagnosed. How can we better assist our elders with the range of physical and emotional changes they are facing? 

HOST: Dr. Jillian Woodruff

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  • Ken Youngberg, Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Ade Akindipe, Founder & CEO, Akins Mobile Health

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Adelyn Baxter, Alaska Public Media – Anchorage
2022-06-17 23:19:34
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