Welcome to the multimedia archive for Generations Magazine. Here you will find PODCASTS and episodes of GENERATIONS TV, all available on-demand.
Generations Podcasts originated as a weekly radio series on aging and senior issues with Percy Ihara, publisher of Generations Magazine. All podcasts are available on-line below.
Health, Aging, Financial and legal advisers to caregiving and government programs are featured in these one-hour open mic conversations with host Percy Ihara.
LISTEN TO GENERATIONS PODCASTS:
Our Care, Our Choice
Ohana Hearing Aids
Retirement Planning and Long-Term Care
Kina Ole Estates
Aging in Place / Reverse Mortgages
Hawaii Meals on Wheels
Aging In Place
Island Nursing & Rehab
Body & Brain
Mobile Physical Therapy
Hale Hauoli Dementia Workshop
The State of Long Term Care
Humana's Veterans Program
Caring Across Generations
Our Care, Our Choice (Part 2)
Our Care, Our Choice
Right at Home Care
Caregivers and Adult Daycare
Dementia Care - Legal Issues
Mutual of Omaha
Breast Cancer: Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
Kūpuna Education Center at Kapiolani Community College
Retiring in Hawaii
Last Respects Counseling
Aloha Green Apothecary
Fitness - Personal Training
National Kidney Foundation
CARE HOME PLACEMENT
ALZHEIMER'S IN HAWAII
Aging Is Not for Sissies
Go For Broke (Movie)
The Emergent Workforce
'Ilima at Leihano
Baby Boomers Today
Caring Manoa Residence
Amazing Care Network
Na Kupuna Makamae
Alzheimer's Impact on Hawaii
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
End of Life Care Options
The GRANDCares Project
Access Lifts Hawaii
Kupuna Caregiver Act
Stem Cell Research
Home Care Services
Chinese Medicine and Brain Health
In-Home Personal Training
Assistive Technology Resource Center
Medicaid Planning for Long Tern Care
Workforce Shortage in Hawaii's Health Care Industry
Caregiver Refresh and Renew
Advance Care Planning
House Call Medical
Plaza Assisted Living
Moiliili Community Center
Chinese Herbal Medicine
Ilima at Leihano
Men's Shed Association
In-Home Physical Therapy
UH Center on Aging
Compassion in Action
Family Medicine for Seniors
Death with Dignity
Kupuna Caregivers Assistance Bill
Healthy Aging Vitamins
Long Term Care in Hawaii
Aging In Place
Long Term Care Insurance
Live Well at Iwilei at Kahala Nui
Medicare Part D with Aloha Care
Medicare Part D with SagePlus
Senior Move Managers
City Elderly Affairs Division
National Kidney Foundation
Medicare Fraud and Senior Medicare Patrol
“GTV” is a place where Hawaii’s seniors can get trusted information to enhance their quality of life and addresses timely issues, such as healthy living, finances, legal topics, family relationships, care giving, government programs and services for seniors, technology, volunteerism, and much more.
WATCH GENERATIONS TV:
SEASON 2 - EPISODE 9 - March 2019
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On this episode we get some pointers on how seniors can protect themselves from scams and other crimes; we’ll check in at Moon Physical Therapy and take a look at the hottest new thing, an underwater treadmill; and we’ll meet author Florence Frisbie who says there’s no end to what you can do – and she proves it!
SEASON 2 - EPISODE 8 - February 2019
In this episode:
On this episode we see how senior volunteers help out at Mānoa Heritage Center, a historic Oahu property complete with heiau that has been turned into a living classroom; you’ll meet Melveen Leed, an icon in Hawaiian music who always has a smile and a story to tell; and we’ll join hundreds of seniors at the city’s annual Senior Valentine Dance, including some famous faces!
SEASON 2 - EPISODE 7 - February 2019
In this episode: we see how seniors are helping to take a bite out of crime by volunteering with the Crime Stoppers program; we’ll look behind the footlights of a popular stage production, “Aging is not for Sissies”, we’ll visit the Na Kupuna Makamae Senior Center; we’ll re-visit the Aging in Place Conference; and we’ll talk to the Kidney Foundation on Generations’ radio show.
SEASON 2 - EPISODE 6 - january 2019
In this episode: We visit one of the many weekly farmer’s markets on Oahu and find out what’s especially good for seniors; you’ll meet the director of the hilarious stage production, “Aging is Not for Sissies”; we’ll get insurance tips and meet some Generations Magazine partners.
SEASON 2 - EPISODE 5 - january 2019
In this episode: We’ll meet some senior volunteers at the Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum on Ford Island; you’ll get a glimpse of the 2018 HPGS Conference; and more helpful tips from a Times pharmacist and some good advice from Vacations Hawaii.
SEASON 2 - EPISODE 4 - DECEMBER 2018
In this episode: you’ll meet seniors who look after Hawaii’s endangered monk seals as volunteers with the Hawaii Marine Response Agency; we’ll stop by the Mayor’s annual craft fair; you’ll see how hula helps some Oahu seniors stay active by dancing hula and we’ll get tips from a Times pharmacist and some good advice from Vacations Hawaii.
SEASON 2 - EPISODE 3 - DECEMBER 2018
In this episode: there are over 200 volunteers who donate their time at Oahu’s botanical gardens and we’ll meet some kupuna who love their work at Wahiawa Botanical Garden. You’ll also get some valuable information on Medicare, advice on estate planning, tips from a Times pharmacist, advice from Vacations Hawaii and we’ll drop in to the Generations Radio studio.
SEASON 2 - EPISODE 2 - NOVEMBER 2018
In this episode, you’ll meet two kupuna volunteers who work with our furry friends at the Hawaiian Humane Society. You’ll get a glimpse of the annual Aging in Place Conference, plus a travel tip from Vacations Hawaii and a helpful tip from one of the pharmacists at Times Supermarket.
SEASON 2 - EPISODE 1 - NOVEMBER 2018
In this episode, you’ll meet some passionate volunteers at the US Army Museum in Waikiki. We’ll drop by the annual Aging in Place Conference where hundreds of people got valuable information about aging, caregiving and much more; we’ll get a travel tip from Vacations Hawaii; and you’ll get to go to a Kanikapila that happens every Friday morning in an unlikely place in Waianae!
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 12 - MARCH 2018
In this episode, you’ll see how the SCORE program helps young people with wisdom that’s passed down from seniors, including family-run business Choco Le’a in Manoa and Kahuku Farms. Find out about volunteer opportunities at the Waikiki Aquarium. And learn how to strengthen your body and your relationship at the same time by dancing!
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 11 - FEBRUARY 2018
In this episode, you’ll meet a former con man who works for the FBI now, but was once a notorious con man. We’ll visit the Honolulu Quarterback Club – where Hawaii’s sports enthusiasts have been meeting for over 70 years. You’ll get a helpful tip from Moon Physical Therapy about how to get out of bed without hurting your back. And you’ll find out how to have one of the most important conversations of your life.
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 10 - FEBRUARY 2018
In this episode, we’ll watch a couple of seniors who spend much of their time on the dance floor; you’ll get the scoop on hydro-therapy and how it might benefit you. The local chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association could be your link to help for a loved one with dementia. And we’ll give you help in a lot of areas with some Senior Resources you might not know about.
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 9 - JANUARY 2018
In this episode, we’ll learn how a hot meal provides not just nourishment – but an important social connection; you’ll learn how to improve your flexibility and balance while in the pool; we’ll meet up with celebrity Chef Sam Choy and hear his thoughts on aging and food; and Percy Ihara talks with a man who has made his life all about caregiving.
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 8 - JANUARY 2018
In this episode, we follow a caregiver on Oahu and find out what it takes to recover from a stroke. From Julie Moon, you’ll find out the best way to get in and out of your car without hurting your back. We’ll provide some good ideas for living well and we’ll get the grand tour of Kalakaua Gardens, one of Hawaii’s newest premiere homes for senior living.
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 7 - DECEMBER 2017
In this episode, you’ll meet a true Renaissance Man from Kaneohe. We explore the new Kupuna Caregiver Program. You’ll get some tips on how to use a cane correctly. And did you ever want to play the bagpipes? We’ll introduce you to Hawaii’s only pipe and drum band and how you could learn how to play!
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 6 - DECEMBER 2017
On this show, you’ll meet one of Hawaii’s awesome seniors, Abe Lee. You’ll learn that a Buddhist Sanskrit term is the name of a local non-profit that looks out for Hawaii’s elders. Chef Michi will show us how to make a quick and healthy meal. And find out how you can be a voice at the state Capitol.
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 5 - DECEMBER 2017
In this episode, you’ll learn how to make a healthy Quinoa salad; we’ll witness how one man has helped pave the way for a better life for Hawaii’s Kupuna; we’ll follow two of Hawaii’s volleyball aunties as they continue a long-running UH tradition; find out how to keep your posture straight from Moon Physical Therapy; and we’ll head over to the Blaisdell for the Mayor’s annual craft and country fair.
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 4 - NOVEMBER 2017
In this episode, you’ll learn all about Regenerative Medicine as we visit the Pacific Regenerative Medicine Conference at the Hawaii Convention Center. Find out how seniors can benefit from new technologies that are helping to reduce problems associated with diabetes and can even offer an alternative to joint replacement.
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 3 - NOVEMBER 2017
In this episode, you’ll see what it feels like to live over a hundred years. You’ll get a tip from Moon Therapy that your back will thank you for. We’ll watch the Senior Medicare Patrol spread their message in an entertaining way. And find out how you can voice your concerns at the Kokua Council.
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 2 - OCTOBER 2017
In this episode of Generations TV, you’ll see how the power of music saved one man’s life. We visit the 2017 Generations Magazine Aging in Place Conference. You’ll learn about the complicated world of Medicare. And you’ll get a tour of the world’s oldest ukulele factory!
SEASON 1 - EPISODE 1 - OCTOBER 2017
In the premier episode of Generations TV, you’ll see how the Mōʻīliʻīli Community Center is changing the lives of seniors – and how it can help you! You’ll see the power of friendship at the Men’s Shed. And we’ll give you a hand navigating your way through Medicare.