Today begins the first in a series of brief podcast excerpts from The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for People Who Have Alzheimer Disease, Related Dementias, and Memory Loss. This bestselling title by Nancy L. Mace, M.A., and Peter V. Rabins, M.D., M.P.H., is in its fifth edition and is now available in an audio edition.
We begin the series of podcasts with an excerpt from the book’s Introduction and Preface. In it Dr. Rabins describes recent advances in understanding the needs of people with dementia, along with the importance of supporting the families and friends of patients afflicted with Alzheimer dementia. He also offers an overview of all the topics covered in The 36-Hour Day.
You can find the first podcast and the rest of the series of podcasts here.