Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    Aging Matters reports are brief, informational videos offering resources for seniors, their families and caregivers on a wide range of topics for Nashville Public Television's original series NPT Reports: Aging Matters.

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    Support for Caregivers | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we explore how commitments can be challenging for caregivers.

    Support for Caregivers | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    NPT Reports: Aging Matters

    Ageism At Work | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we define ageism in the workplace and how to combat it.

    Ageism At Work | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Dry Mouth | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we explore the side effects to medications like a dry mouth.

    Dry Mouth | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Dental Extractions | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report Nashville dentists talk about the true cost of extractions.

    Dental Extractions | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    Video thumbnail: NPT Reports: Aging Matters Appalachian Miles for Smiles | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Appalachian Miles for Smiles | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we learn about Appalachian Miles for Smiles' mobile unit.

    Appalachian Miles for Smiles | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    NPT Reports: Aging Matters

    Smile On 60+ | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we learn about oral health services provided by Smile On 60+.

    Smile On 60+ | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Co-Housing | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we explore co-housing as a way to prevent loneliness.

    Co-Housing | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    NPT Reports: Aging Matters

    Suicide | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    Learn how loneliness contributes to suicide in this NPT Reports: Aging Matters report.

    Suicide | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Prevalence of Elder Abuse | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we discuss when to contact Adult Protective Services.

    Prevalence of Elder Abuse | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Victory Over Crime | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we explore what happens after a crime occurs & police leave.

    Victory Over Crime | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    Video thumbnail: NPT Reports: Aging Matters Caregiving & Work Balance | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Caregiving & Work Balance | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters reports we raise the question of employee benefits for caregivers.

    Caregiving & Work Balance | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Nursing Shortage | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we explore the challenges to the nursing shortage.

    Nursing Shortage | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Caregiving Ratio | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we explore the ratio of caregivers and care recipients.

    Caregiving Ratio | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Preventive Dentistry | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters reports we learn why preventive care is essential to oral health.

    Preventive Dentistry | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    Video thumbnail: NPT Reports: Aging Matters Emotional Effects of Tooth Loss | Aging Matters Reports

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    Emotional Effects of Tooth Loss | Aging Matters Reports

    In this Aging Matters report we learn how tooth loss impacts emotional well-being.

    Emotional Effects of Tooth Loss | Aging Matters Reports

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    Geriatrics Defined | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we define "geriatrics" in terms of medical treatment.

    Geriatrics Defined | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    Video thumbnail: NPT Reports: Aging Matters Aging and Injury | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    NPT Reports: Aging Matters

    Aging and Injury | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    In this Aging Matters report we look at lowering risk for hospitalization from injury.

    Aging and Injury | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Loneliness & Health | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    Learn how social isolation can be as dangerous as smoking in this Aging Matters report.

    Loneliness & Health | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    Age-Friendly Care | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    An Aging Matters report on hospital care that meets the unique needs of older patients.

    Age-Friendly Care | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

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    NPT Reports: Aging Matters

    Hospital-Associated Disability | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    An Aging Matters report on hospital-associated disability problems for older patients.

    Hospital-Associated Disability | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    Video thumbnail: NPT Reports: Aging Matters Delirium Prevention | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    NPT Reports: Aging Matters

    Delirium Prevention | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

    An Aging Matters report on hospital-associated delirium and how to prevent it.

    Delirium Prevention | Aging Matters Reports | NPT