Book Groups: ℞ for Good Health

book groupIn this podcast you’ll hear about my book group, now in its fifth year, and how it helps me with social support and brain health. There are also two guests.

You might want to scroll down this page and read the blog entry, For the Love of Reading.

One graphic novel mentioned in this episode is Can’t We Talk about Something More Pleasant? This is an amazing book and recommended reading for anyone taking care of their aging parents.

As I mention in the podcast, if you’d like to join our Goodreads book group please request to join – Glass Half Full.

If you’d like to learn more about starting your own book reading group here are some tips from the American Library Association and a group in Ireland which seems to offer book groups for people with cancer.


Brain Health

One of the great advantages to being a consultant and having time flexibility is the chance to attend daytime events. A couple of weeks ago I attended the Brain Health Symposium at San Francisco’s Commonwealth Club. Seven highly-qualified and fascinating guest speakers each presented about an area related to brain health. I’ll provide some of the highlights but I encourage you to visit the Commonwealth website to listen to a podcast if anything piques your interest.

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