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The Not Old Better Show podcast - Talk About Better®

The Not Old Better Show focuses on better...better aging, better conversation, better guests, better friends, better relationships, joy and passionate living.  The Not Old Better Show delivers better stories and more timely information and innovation than any other 55+ age community program.  Our slogan is more than just a slogan:  "Talk About Better."

Mar 31, 2018

New Protein Identified to Boost Endurance

Fitness Friday News

Welcome to The Not Old Better Show, I’m host Paul Vogelzang, and this is episode 197.

Today’s show is part of our Fitness Friday series, and it’s another great one!

We’ve got some excellent Fitness Friday News about how certain proteins linked to...


Mar 25, 2018

Dr. Alan Jasanoff, The Biological Mind

Smithsonian Associates, Interview Series

We often consider the brain as the seat of our personal identity and our autonomy. But according to our guest today, Alan Jasanoff, director of the MIT Center for Neurobiological Engineering, the way we talk about it is often rooted more in...


Mar 24, 2018

Kevin Tervala: African Art & The Struggle for Independence

Smithsonian Associates, Interview Series

Our interview today is with Harvard's Kevin Tervala.  Kevin Tervala studies creativity in sub-Saharan Africa. Trained as an art and architectural historian, he is broadly interested in how environmental conditions shape...


Mar 23, 2018

Lidia Bastianich's American Dream

Smithsonian Associates, Interview Series

For cookbook author, television personality, and restaurateur Lidia Bastianich, her story begins with an upbringing in Pula, a formerly Italian city turned Yugoslavian under Tito’s communist regime. She enjoyed a childhood surrounded by love...


Mar 22, 2018

Sabrena Jo, ACE, RECOVERY!

Fitness Friday News

Today’s show is another great one in our Fitness Friday series.  We’ve got some excellent Fitness Friday News about fitness and dementia, and remember to check out the HEALTH IQ quiz where you’ll learn things about strength training those stabilizers in the body, like...