Aging in Place

Debi Lynes

Welcome to Aging in Place Podcast. For every stage in life.

What if you could visit or have a home that would accommodate anyone at any age, any physical ability at any time? How cool would that be? That's what we're doing here at Aging In Place Podcast.

All Episodes

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Kathleen Mayers about flooring.  Whatever flooring you choose, choose it wisely because it's going to be something you're going to live with for a long time and the options are limitless. Find a professional to sell you the flooring. It matters a lot. For more episodes, information, and links to Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com  Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aginginplace #carpeting #flooring #floors #tile #kpmflooring 

Oct 2020

34 min 4 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Traci Henderson about lighting and wayfinding. Wayfinding is one of the most important things in the world when it comes to lighting. What is Wayfinding it’s simply being able to find your way guided by light, whether it’s night or day. One of the things I learned is it’s now possible to have a receptacle that also acts as a nightlight. Sounds like something simple, but a must-have. For more episodes, information, and links to Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com  Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com 

Sep 2020

32 min 11 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with MJ Hennesy about bedding and mattresses. Encapsulate and enclose your mattress even before you put a mattress pad on. It will save lots of heartache, let alone little cooties and bed bugs. For more episodes, information and links of Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com  Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com 

Sep 2020

32 min 39 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with David Truly about travel and living abroad at any stage in life For more episodes, information and links of Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com  Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aginginplace #relocation #livingabroad #travel #seniors #aging

Sep 2020

35 min 28 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Chef Aaron Kemp about cooking.  For more episodes, information and links of Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com  Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aginginplace #eathealthy #cooking 

Aug 2020

35 min 6 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Brad Baker of Creekside Recovery Residences about Substance Abuse. For more episodes, information and links of Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com  Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #treatmentprogram #recovery #substanceabuse #aginginplace

Aug 2020

34 min 40 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Sharon Despres and Susan Layne about designing your kitchen and bathroom for any stage in life. For more episodes, information and links of Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com  Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aging #aginginplace #bathroomdesign #kitchendesign #seniors

Aug 2020

34 min 33 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Tom Curry about pavers at any stage in life. Don't just look inside of your house for beauty. Look outside at any stage in life. For more episodes, information and links of Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com #paving #pavers #aginginplace

Aug 2020

31 min 58 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Brian Kinard about buying your forever home. For more episodes, information and links of Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aging #aginginplace #foreverhome #realestate #realtor #hiltonheadisland #homebuying

Jul 2020

33 min 43 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Holly Mlodzinski about healthy eating for any stage in life. For more episodes, information and links of Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aging #aginginplace #health #eating #diet

Jul 2020

31 min 15 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Dr. Stephen Golant about Aging in the right place. For more episodes, information and links to Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com If you have parents, which most of us do, I think it would be really important to buy his book 'Aging in the right place'.  It's not just aging in place. It really is aging in the right place. Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com #aging #aginginplace #rightplace #seniors #agingintherightplace

Jul 2020

34 min 40 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Jan Roehll about nature for any stage in life. For more episodes, information and links of Aging in Place Podcast, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aging #aginginplace #naturerx #outdoors #wellbeing #health

Jul 2020

28 min 44 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Peter J. Burns III about new ideas for any stage in life. For more episodes, information, links, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aging #aginginplace #newidea #housing #seniors #realestate

Jul 2020

30 min 13 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Louis Tenenbaum about making a difference at any stage in life. For more episodes, information, links, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aging #aginginplace

Jun 2020

35 min 47 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Ira Yellen about the aging in place toolkit For more episodes, information, links, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aginginplacetoolkit #aging #aginginplace #toolkit

Jun 2020

25 min 23 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Jeff Weiss about the active aging consumer and being heard by brands. For more episodes, information, links, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com For more from Jeff Weiss, visit revolution55.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #brands #branding #aging #active #marketing #aginginplace #revolution55 

Jun 2020

36 min 55 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Mark Hager about Aging in Place for any stage in life. For more episodes, information, links, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com For more about Mark Hager, visit ageinplace.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aging #ageinplace #foreverhome

Jun 2020

32 min 35 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Architect Rick Clanton about designing a home for any stage in life.  For more episodes, information, links, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #architect #architecture #homedesign #aginginplace #foreverhome

May 2020

34 min 28 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews John Iannazzo about windows blinds and window treatments. For more episodes, information, links, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #blinds #windowblinds #windowtreatment #aginginplace #hunterdouglas

May 2020

34 min 13 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Brian and Heather Quinn of The Twelve Oaks Group about building your forever home. For more episodes, information and links, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #homerenovation #renovate #homebuilder #homebuilding #foreverhome #home #aginginplace

May 2020

34 min 31 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Gregg Fulton about home care for any stage in life. For more episodes, information, links, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aginginplace #homecare #rightathome #supportivecare 

May 2020

34 min 27 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Dr. Ken Gleitsmann about your sense of sight at any stage in life. For more episodes, information, links, and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  #aginginplace #sight #senses #vision #eyecare #health #ophthalmology #ophthalmologist

May 2020

35 min 34 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Chris Schembra about gratitude at any stage in life. For more episodes, information, links, and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com 

Apr 2020

33 min 48 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Carolyn L. Rosenblatt about elder law for any stage in life. For more episodes, information, links, and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  If I were you, I would research and read the writings of Carolyn Rosenblatt. Have a wonderful week. Thanks for joining us on Aging in Place Podcast for any stage in life.

Apr 2020

36 min 19 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Jim Keith of Keith Funeral And Cremation Services. For more episodes, information, links, and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  Talking about death and dying is a natural part of life. And that hiring someone that you trust and develop a relationship with is going to be really important to celebrate the legacy of your loved one. And Jim shared today that one of the most important things to remember is that developing a relationship with your funeral director can really be helpful to make a tough time easier. #endoflife #funeral #burial #cremation #dying #death #coffin #life

Apr 2020

37 min 46 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Dr. Lynn Geiger about the psychological aspects of aging. For more episodes, information, links, and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  Enjoy every minute. Don't hesitate to talk to a professional if you're feeling isolated or lonely, or you're just not sure what's going on.

Apr 2020

31 min 13 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes talks with Dustin Wilder about finances for any stage in life. For more episodes, information, links, and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com Don't be afraid to call a financial planner. Don't be afraid to ask questions and certainly don't be intimidated by professionals. Dustin is very easy to talk to and I think we all learned a lot about saving at any stage in life. #longevity #finances 

Mar 2020

33 min 9 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes talks with Shelby Basciano about Occupational Therapy for any stage in life on the Aging in Place Podcast. For more episodes, information, links, and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com Ask your doctor for a prescription for an occupational therapist to come and do a home visit and a walkthrough.

Mar 2020

35 min 35 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Randy Hunter about your home safety for any stage in life on the Aging in Place Podcast. For more episodes, information, links and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com Check your smoke alarms. Don't ever hesitate to call 911 in an emergency. Better to be safe than sorry.

Mar 2020

33 min 8 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes speaks with Natalie Lucas of Optimal Hearing about your sense of hearing at any stage in life on the Aging in Place Podcast. For more episodes, information, links and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com Do not neglect your hearing. It is one of the most important things you can do for your health and wellness.

Mar 2020

31 min 21 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Deborah Edmondson from the Aging in Place Coalition on the Aging in Place Podcast for any stage in life. For more episodes, information, links and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com There are resources in every city in town in the US. It may be difficult to access initially, but keep looking. Look for things like a senior resource directory or an Aging in Place Council.

Feb 2020

31 min 10 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Mel Savage about the career reset on the Aging in Place Podcast. For more episodes, information, links and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com It is never too late to reinvent yourself and reinvention can look like a job change. It can look like an attitude change. It can be pretty much of anything, but here’s the bottom line. Don’t be afraid.

Feb 2020

33 min 9 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Janet Porter about palliative care on the Aging in Place Podcast. For more episodes, information, links and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com Open a dialogue and invite a conversation about aging in place end of life. It may be difficult to open that conversation, but it sounds to me like the rewards are exponential.  What is palliative care? How death with dignity and having a quality of life is the most important thing.

Feb 2020

35 min 41 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Ryan Herd of Caregiver Smart Solutions about using sensors for any stage in life on Aging in Place Podcast. For more information and transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com It’s all about sensors, home automation, and smart homes.

Feb 2020

33 min 4 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Betsy Miller of Billy Wood Appliance about appliances for any stage in life on the Aging in Place Podcast.  For more information, visit aginginplacepodcast.com  Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  Induction cooktops are also a very cost-effective option. Ask a professional to help pick out the right appliances for your home. #aging #aginginplace #appliance #cooktop

Jan 2020

32 min 32 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Missy Santorum and Parrish Neville of Palmetto Electric Cooperative about electrical power for any stage in life. For more information, links and transcripts, visit aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com Keep your thermostat set at 78 in the summer and 68 in the winter and what a great way to save money. Set it and forget it. #power #energy #aging #aginginplace

Jan 2020

32 min 22 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Wanda Gozdz of Golden Age Living about safe home environments on the Aging in Place Podcast. For more information, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com When it comes to aging in place at any stage in life, it’s about safety, security, ease of use, comfort, and beauty. #safehome #foreverhome #aging #aginginplace

Jan 2020

32 min 48 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Carla Rohal of Cregger about bathrooms and kitchens for any stage in life on the Aging in Place Podcast.  For more information, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com  Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  Universally designed plumbing fixtures are gorgeous. They come in all finishes. You can even plumb for them before you need to put them in, but don’t be intimidated and don’t be afraid. They are a designer’s dream rather than a designer’s nightmare #aging #aginginplace #kitchens #bathrooms #plumbingfixtures

Jan 2020

33 min 40 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Emily Johnson of Polaris Capital Advisors, LLC about financial planning for any stage in life on the Aging in Place Podcast. For transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com  Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com It’s never too late to manage your finances. More importantly, hire someone who can help you demystify your finances. Don’t be intimidated by the talk of money, savings or investment no matter what stage of life you’re in. #finances #financialplan #aging #aginginplace

Jan 2020

34 min 31 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews Sean Stewart of Custom Audio Video about technology for the home at any stage in life on the Aging in Place Podcast. For transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com Don’t be intimidated by technology. Don’t be afraid to ask for help. The point of all of this technology is to make your life easier and simplify it, not to make it more difficult, so don’t hesitate to ask for help when it comes to technology. #technology #aging #aginginplace

Dec 2019

34 min 52 sec

Dr. Debi Lynes interviews landscape architect Geoff Roehll of Hitchcock Design Group about the outdoors for any stage in life on the Aging in Place Podcast For transcripts, visit http://aginginplacepodcast.com Questions? debi@aginginplacepodcast.com  By nature, anything in the out of doors is therapeutic and is a conduit to health and wellness. What biophilia means simply is bringing the outside inside. #aging #aginginplace #biophilia #outdoors #therapeutic #health

Dec 2019

35 min 35 sec