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An Apple A Day

381 EpisodesProduced by Jimmy Apple blogger, podcaster, disabilityWebsite

AN APPLE A DAY is not only a podcast but also a resource and a community. It's a place to share your experiencesand learn from others as we overcome barriers and learn to live a happy and healthy life with a disability.

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Fritter #86 COLA Guesstimating?

September 14th, 2023


Liked holiday decorations, every year it seems they begin predicting Social Security Cost Of Living Adjustment (COLA) earlier and earlier. And they …

How Do You Treat A Person W/a Disability?

September 9th, 2023


Is there a special way to treat a person with a disability? Are people with disabilities just an inconvenience to society?......Learn how to not let anyone define you by your disability!!!....This is a must listen to …

They, Them or You?

August 29th, 2023


They say I'm a diabetic now....Oh Great, now they say I'm at risk for clots in my lungs....I can't believe they tell me they have to amputate my …

Fritter #85 What Is Bipolar Disorder?

August 22nd, 2023


Bipolar disorder (formerly known as manic-depressive illness or manic depression) is a lifelong mood disorder and mental health condition that causes …

Fritter #84 What Is Depression

August 16th, 2023


Depression is a common mental health condition that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and changes in how you think, sleep, eat and act. There are several different types. Depression is treatable — usually with talk …

Fritter #83 What is the A1C Test?

August 9th, 2023


An A1C test measures the average amount of sugar in your blood over the past few months. Healthcare providers use it to help diagnose prediabetes and Type 2 diabetes and to monitor how well your diabetes treatment plan …

Fritter #82 Reminders for People With Disabilities

August 4th, 2023


Jimmy discusses a list of suggestions for people newly diagnosed with a disability. This list also works as a reminders for others. This list was compiled by speaking with medical professionals as well[ as  people with …

Fritter #81 What Is Insulin Resistance?

August 2nd, 2023


Insulin resistance is a complex condition in which your body does not respond as it should to insulin, a hormone your pancreas makes that’s essential …

Disability Pride W/Kristy Taylor

August 1st, 2023


Jimmy welcomes back, on the podcast, disability advocate Kristy Taylor. People with disabilities are the most diverse and discriminated against minority in the world. This, along with a petition to get a disability …

Fritter #80 What Is Prediabetes

July 27th, 2023


Have you, or someone your close to, be told you are "Prediabetic"? Then told to go home and watch what you eat, limit your sugar intake, cut out …

Fritter #79 Beware Of Heatstroke!

July 21st, 2023


Heatstroke is a life-threatening condition that happens when your body temperature rises above 104 degrees Fahrenheit (40 degrees Celsius). It’s …

Addressing Accessible Parking Abuse

July 18th, 2023


Jimmy Talks with Mack Marsh, Project Director and CEO of PARKING MOBILITY. The company was founded and is operated by the disability community.

Parking Mobility is a nonprofit community education and enforcement program …

Social Security Disability Revealed!

July 11th, 2023


Jimmy speaks with author, attorney, Spencer Bishins about his book.

'Social Security Disability Revealed'

In this episode, Spencer takes on listener's questions about Social Security Disability from applying to …

Fritter #78 Protein- Can You Eat Too Much?

June 28th, 2023


Protein is good for you, right? But is too much protein harmful to you? Listen to this episode of An Apple A Day's THE FRITTER  to find out the …

Fritter #77 Dietitian vs Nutritionist

June 23rd, 2023


Jimmy discusses the differences between a dietitian and a nutritionist. Which is more likely to be covered by your health insurance? Which requires more formal education? These and many more questions are answered in …

Fritter #76 Bragging Is A Good Thing!

June 20th, 2023


Hey! Stop complaining about the things you can't do and start bragging about the things you can! Your future is as bright as you allow it to be!

Websites in episode:

Living With A Disability:

An …

Is The Covid19 Pandemic Over?

June 16th, 2023


In May, 2023, U.S. President Joe Biden Said "The Covid19 Pandemic is OVER!" Who do you trust to give you this information? A Politician or a …

Fritter #75 Sleep Away The Pain W/O Drugs!

June 11th, 2023


Does your  when you get out of bed in the morning? Or maybe your  or a shoulder starts the day creaky? If so, this might be why: You’re overworking …

Chanda Hinton: A person w/a disability and a Super Advocate for the Disability Community

June 8th, 2023


Chanda Hinton is the Executive Director of the Chanda Center for Health and Chanda Plan Foundation, which provides access to holistic, collaborative, …

Fritter #74 What Is Your Gender Today?

May 25th, 2023


Today, Jimmy talks about the fast evolving culture of transsgenderism and gives you a guide to help understand some of the terminology being thrown …

Fritter #73 Nail Biting The Same As Smoking??

May 18th, 2023


 For 20% to 30% (or more) of Americans, nail biting is a behavior they can’t stop on their own! In fact, healthcare providers classify chronic nail …

ATAXIA - Interview W/ Kristy Taylor

May 9th, 2023


Ataxia is a degenerative disease of the nervous system. Complications from Ataxia are serious and oftentimes debilitating. 

In this episode, Jimmy Speaks with Kristy Taylor, AKA Veg Khris on Facebook. Kristy suffers …

Fritter #72 Headaches; Why Me??

April 21st, 2023

Headaches are a very common condition that most people will experience many times during their lives. The main symptom of a headache is pain in your head or face. There are several types of headaches, and tension …

Fritter #71 Appendicitis; That Pain Can Kill You!

April 19th, 2023


Pain on your right side between your rib cage and hip bone warrants immediate treatment. The appendix. It’s a small, worm-shaped organ we can easily live without....for reasons that remain a medical mystery — serves no …

Fritter #70 Do You Suffer From PTSD?

April 17th, 2023


Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health issue that may develop after a traumatic event. It causes negative, anxious emotions. Some people with PTSD relive the event over and over. Others avoid any …

Fritter #69 Artificial Sweeteners And Major Health Risks

March 15th, 2023


It’s only natural to think that foods labeled as “no sugar” or “less sugar” must be better for us, right? And artificial sweeteners can sound like a better choice than sugar, especially if you’re living with diabetes, …

Fritter #68 Is It Safe To Take Acetaminophen With Ibuprofen?

March 9th, 2023


You have back pain, a headache or a fever. Typically, you’d turn to acetaminophen (like Tylenol®) or Ibuprofen (like Advil® or Motrin®).

But can you …

Fritter #67 Caregivers Health Matters Too

March 3rd, 2023


What did you want to be when you grew up? An author, an astronaut, an architect, an actor? Whatever life you dreamed of for yourself, you probably never imagined the possibility of juggling your personal and …

The Magic Mushrooms

February 28th, 2023


Are Mushrooms Safe??? The answer is: It depends. Mushrooms you buy in a store are generally safe unless you have an allergy to mushrooms or mold …

Fritter #66 What Is A Narcissist?

February 25th, 2023


Everybody has dealt with a Narcissist at one time or another in their lives, whether it be family, friends or business associates. People with narcissistic personality disorder often come across as selfish or superior, …

Fritter #65 Alcohol vs Weed: Which Is Worse For You?

February 23rd, 2023


Which is worse for your brain and your body; Alcohol or Marijuana? You may be completely shocked by the answer...Here's a question for you to think …

Fritter #64 Does Weather Affect Your Joints?

February 21st, 2023


Does your weather report sound something like.....Tomorrow’s weather forecast for your creaky joints? Cloudy with a chance of pain?.....OR.....Do you believe people who say that their bones and joints hurt when bad …

Fritter #63 You Are Not A Disabled Person

February 18th, 2023


Who ever told you that you are disabled LIED! There is NO SUCH THING AS A DISABLED PERSON!

Listen to this episode to find out more!

Websites in this …

Fritter #62 What Stress Can Do To Our Bodies

February 17th, 2023

Stress Can Do Strange Things  to Your Body....from stomachaches and hives to sleepless nights and missed periods, stress can make an impact ....

But, did you know that stress can make you physically sick and possibly …

Fritter #61 Hey Doc, MD vs DO; What's the Difference?

February 13th, 2023


Medicine is a favorite topic of television shows. If you’re a fan of  Gregory House or Doogie Howser, you know  these fictional characters are MDs.

But did you know there’s a type of healthcare provider called a DO? DOs …

Fritter #60 Cardiac Arrest vs Heart Attack

February 9th, 2023


In this very IMPORTANT episode, Jimmy discusses Cardiac Arrest vs. Heart Attack: What’s the Difference? One is caused by an electrical issue, while the other is caused by blocked arteries. One very few survive!

This is …

Fritter #59 Is Cheese Good For You?

February 8th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Cheese! It can be oozy. It can be gooey. It can taste sharp, buttery or salty. Those are just some of the factors that make cheese taste oh, so “Gouda.” But is cheese good for you? …

Fritter #58 Why Does Coffee Make You Poop?

February 7th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses the side effects of Coffee! Does Regular and Decaf both give you the urge to poop? How about those energy drinks …

Music Is Therapeutic

February 6th, 2023


In This episode, Jimmy talks with Jim Gaven, Founder and CEO of "Key Of Awesome Music".  Jim's company works with the developmentally delayed community, addiction recovery, and senior citizens, just to name a few, with …

Fritter #57 How do handicap parking permits work?

February 2nd, 2023


They're a familiar sight everywhere across the country: a blue and white wheelchair symbol that designates handicap parking spaces. And only people …

Fritter #56 Can Grief Make You Physically Sick?

February 1st, 2023


In today's episode, Jimmy discusses Grief and how it affects everybody in just about the same way, yet differently. Can grief hurt you mentally? Can it hurt you physically? Can it cause you to do things you normally …

This Mother's Disability Is A Broken Heart

January 31st, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy speaks with Carole Sluski. She is a wife, a mother of two daughters and grandmother of two granddaughters, but she is also a …

Fritter #55 What Is Rheumatoid Arthritis?

January 30th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Rheumatoid Arthritis! R.A.  is a type of arthritis where your immune system attacks the tissue lining the joints on both sides of your body. It may affect other parts of your body too. …

Fritter #54 What Is Osteoarthritis?

January 27th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Osteoarthritis. Are you affected by this? Are you at risk? Find out.....

Arthritis refers to biomechanical changes within a joint. Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common kind of …

Interview with Tina Erwin - Ghost Helper!

January 23rd, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy speaks with Ghost Helper, NOT HUNTER, Tina Erwin.

Tina is passionate about being a "Ghost Helper." Her mission is to teach the living how to help the dead. She wants to empower everyone to help …

Fritter #53 Can Fast Food Breakfast Be A Healthy Choice?

January 20th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses whether Fast Food breakfast can be a healthy alternative to eating at home.Is it more healthy than eating at home? Less Healthy? Is it safe for a Diabetic? These answers and more are …

Fritter #52 Can A Bedtime Snack Help You Sleep?

January 19th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Bedtime Snacks. Is it good to eat a snack before you go to bed or will this keep you awake and be a danger to your health? Is this a dangerous practice for diabetics? Can a bedtime snack …

Fritter #51 What Is A PICC?

January 18th, 2023


A peripherally inserted central catheter or “PICC” is a thin, soft, flexible tube — an intravenous (IV) line. Treatments, such as IV medications, can be given though a PICC. Blood for laboratory tests can also be …

Fritter #50 What If A Stent Fails?

January 17th, 2023


Stenosis is the medical term for the narrowing of a blood vessel. Healthcare providers perform a procedure called angioplasty to treat coronary artery disease (CAD). During an angioplasty, they may place stents to open …

Fritter #48 How Long Do Stents Last?

January 16th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses having the need for stents being placed in your body.

Stents open up narrowed arteries. When you have a stent placed,is it meant to be permanent? Can stents stay in your body without …

Fritter #47 What Is Coronary Artery Disease?

January 13th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Coronary artery disease (CAD). It is a condition that affects your coronary arteries, which supply blood to your heart. With CAD, plaque buildup narrows or blocks one or more of your …

Fritter #46 What Is Peripheral Artery Disease?

January 12th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Peripheral Artery Disease, or P.A.D.. Peripheral artery disease is a condition you’ll have for the rest of your life. Although there’s no cure for PAD, you can manage it. You can help …

Fritter #45 Is Marijuana Bad For You?

January 11th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Marijuana and the different ways it affects your body. Can smoking weed kill you? Can smoking weed affect your fertility? Can smoking weed affect your unborn child? Is smoking pot just …

Fritter #44 Weed Use & Diabetes?

January 10th, 2023


In this episode of The Fritter, Jimmy discusses the Disadvantages of marijuana use and diabetes. This could possibly kill you! This is a must listen …

Fritter #43 WEED = Panic Attacks & Other Problems?

January 9th, 2023


Jimmy Discuss Marijuana....Is it a Drug? Is it addictive? Does it cause panic attacks? Does it cause other psychological problems? Or, is it a …

Fritter #42 What Is A Panic Attack

January 6th, 2023


In this episode, Jimmy discusses what is a Panic Attack. Can it cause physical damage? Can it cause mental damage? Can it kill you? Who does it affect more, men or women? Can children have panic attacks? Can it cause …

Resolution: Drink More!

January 4th, 2023



In this episode, Jimmy discusses one day resolutions verses long term resolutions; pros and …


December 31st, 2022


To: You and Your Family!

From: Me and My Family and the Family here at An Apple A Day!

Best Wishes For A Happy, Healthy, And Prosperous New Year!!

In this episode, we say Hello to 2023 and bid a Farewell to 2022 as we …

Fritter #41 Is Santa Claus Real?

December 20th, 2022


Do you believe in Santa Claus? Or, is Santa Claus just a fantasy we let our children believe in? Is Santa Claus Real or is it all just Bah-Hum Bug, to you? Take five minutes and listen to this episode of An Apple …

Fritter #40 What is Talk / Psycotherapy?

December 19th, 2022


In This episode, Jimmy discusses Talk Therapy, aka Psychotherapy.

Talk therapy, which is also known as psychotherapy, is what mental health professionals use to communicate with their patients. The purpose of talk …

Fritter #39 What Is Reflexology?

December 16th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Reflexology. It is based on the idea that certain parts of your foot are linked with different parts of your body.It …

Fritter #38 What Is Acupressure?

December 15th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Acupressure, a safe and gentle alternative therapy used to relieve symptoms from many common disorders.

Websites in this episode:

Information from:

Living With A …

Fritter #37 What Is A Cellulitis Infection?

December 14th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses a Cellulitis Infection. Is it painful? Is it contagious? Can you be treated at home or do you need to be in the …

Fritter #36 Be The Reason Someone Smiles

December 6th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy answers a question about the Apple A Day Fritters. This explains a lot! You don't want to miss this one!

Websites in this episode:

Contact Jimmy Apple :

Living With A …

Fritter #36 Irritable Bowel Syndrome

December 5th, 2022


In This episode, Jimmy Discusses Irritable Bowel Syndrome, aka I.B.S.. If you have irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, you might have uncomfortable or …

Fritter #35 What is Your Gallbladder?

December 1st, 2022

Your gallbladder is a small, pear-shaped organ located under your liver that stores and releases bile. Bile is the fluid your liver produces that helps digest fats in the food you eat. But....Have you ever heard of …

Fritter #34 What is Appendicitis?

November 30th, 2022


Appendicitis occurs if your appendix becomes inflamed or infected. The appendix is a small tube-shaped organ attached to the large intestine. Nobody knows what the appendix’s purpose is — but we do know that …

Fritter #33 What is Indigestion?

November 29th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Indigestion. Is it nothing to worry about or a sign of something possibly much more serious? Is it something that requires a visit to the doctor or something that'll go away on it's own? …

It's Thanksgiving

November 24th, 2022


Jimmy, and his special guest, want to wish you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving!

Websites in this Episode:

Living With A Disability:

Fritter #32 What Is Speech Therapy?

November 23rd, 2022


That's right; We're talking about talking!...LOL.... Speech therapy can treat childhood speech disorders or adult speech impairments caused by …

Fritter #31 Physical vs Occupational Therapy

November 22nd, 2022


In this Fritter, Jimmy explains the difference between Physical and Occupational therapies as well as their benefits and goals. At the same time, he describes their similarities.

And You Think You Know Perseverance???

November 19th, 2022


Jimmy speaks with the Professor of Perseverance, James Perdue.

James became a quadriplegic, dislocating three vertebra in his neck, from playing a football game. The doctor said, "James, I'm sorry. You'll never walk …

Fritter #30 Muscle Cramps--Signs of Something Serious?

November 18th, 2022


Muscle cramps are sudden muscle contractions. Also called muscle spasms or charley horses, a muscle cramp can be a common symptom of many things, …

Fritter #29 What Is Whiplash?

November 17th, 2022


Besides an Automobile accident, what is one of the other most common causes of whiplash? Find out in this episode....Whiplash is an injury that happens when sudden force or movement strains your neck and spine, damaging …

Fritter #28 What is Ataxia

November 16th, 2022


Ataxia is when you have a problem with coordination, causing you to ........ It’s usually a sign of a problem with an area of your brain, ears or....... Listen for the rest of the story!

Wild Moon Healing

November 16th, 2022


Jimmy is joined by the author of Wild Moon Healing, Donna Conley. Wild Moon Healing can be whatever you need it to be—a wellness practice, a healing therapy, a self-discovery journey, a spiritual pursuit, a …

Fritter #27 You Have A Date

November 15th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses dating as a disabled person and offers some tips to consider when tripping through the dating world. When it comes to dating, people with and without disabilities approach this with many …

Fritter #26 You're Invited...

November 14th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy is discussing, What to do when you are invited to a Holiday Party and/or A Family Get Together. The answer should be simple, …

Fritter #25 Cocktails and Diabetes

November 11th, 2022


You may wonder if drinking alcohol is SAFE for people with Diabetes. How much Alcohol can I drink? How much is one serving size? What about if I'm …

Fritter #24 Let's Party!!

November 10th, 2022


With the Holiday's right down the road, Jimmy is discussing strategies, for people with disabilities, to get out and enjoy the festivities with …

Fritter #23 If You're A Diabetic....

November 9th, 2022



Charcot can lead to broken bones, open wounds, deformity, infection and even …

Fritter #22 - That Sneaky Blood Clot

November 8th, 2022


In this episode Jimmy talks about the "Blood Clot". No matter your race, your age, rich or poor, fat, skinny, short or tall, disabled or not, a blood clot can potentially kill you! It doesn't discriminate! You may have …

You Found Your Way Into My Heart

November 5th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses Cardiac Catheterization....Is it as horrific as some people blow it up to be in their minds? What are the benefits of a cardiac cath?  Does the procedure hurt? How do they enter the …

Fritter #21 Diabetic Shoes & Medicare

October 31st, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses who is eligible to receive these shows, the requirements and the out of pocket expenses. As well, we discuss what the cost is without insurance and what type of insurance works best to …

SSDI & SSI Earning A Living

October 30th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses two updates from the Dept of Social Security about Disability and SSI beneficiaries being able to try to return to work without jeopardizing their benefits and/or medical insurance. As …

Fritter #20 Compression Stockings- Ooh La-La!

October 28th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses why your doctor would prescribe compression stockings, and the types of compression stockings. How long you would …

Fritter #19 Wheelchairs & Scooters

October 27th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses how to qualify for a Manual or Electric Wheelchair or an Electric Scooter through Medicare.

Websites in this episode:

Living With A Disability:

Wheel With Me - Empowerment Week

October 26th, 2022


Jimmy is joined by Brianna Paauwe, of the Wheel With Me Foundation, and she discusses the upcoming (((FREE))) VIRTUAL EVENT - EMPOWERMENT WEEK!

Empowerment Week runs Oct. 31 thru Nov. 04, 2022.

Listen to this apple …

Fritter #18 - Driving While Disabled

October 26th, 2022


In this episode of the Fritter, Jimmy discusses driving with a disability. You may need a special vehicle, you may need special equipment, you may not need anything different, but having a disability doesn't necessarily …

Fritter #17 A Fist Full Of Dollars

October 25th, 2022


For people with disabilities, living on a fixed income, money always feels tight. But, when the holiday season comes around, stretching your budget …

Fritter #16 - To Vape or Not To Vape

October 24th, 2022


In this episode of The Fritter, Jimmy discusses Vaping. Is it a safe alternative to smoking cigarettes? Or should it be just as regulated and taxed …

The Unstoppable Brianna Paauwe

October 23rd, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy talks with Brianna Paauwe about life, education, career, and social life after at the age of 20, in 2011, a car accident left …

Fritter #15 What is Hypertension?

October 21st, 2022


In This episode, Jimmy discusses Hypertension, also known as High Blood Pressure! What causes this disease? Is it curable? Can it kill you? Who is more likely to have this disease? What can you do to prevent it, if …

Fritter #14 - What is Coronary Artery Disease?

October 20th, 2022


What exactly is Coronary Artery Disease? How rare is it and who is at risk to get it? Is it strictly a genetic disease? Is it preventable? Is it curable? Is being diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease synonymous with …

Fritter #13 - Soc. Sec.& Medicare-GREAT NEWS?

October 19th, 2022


In This Episode, Jimmy discusses the Cost Of Living Adjustment (COLA) for Social Security and SSI Beneficiaries for 2023! As well as the cost of medicare benefits. Things are happening for the first time, in over a …

Fritter #12 - What is an Aneurysm?

October 18th, 2022


In This episode, Jimmy discusses Aneurysms.Does having an aneurysm mean sure death? Does a ruptured aneurysm bring fatal results? How can you prevent …

Fritter #11 - What is a T.I.A.?

October 17th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses What, exactly , a T.I.A. is. Is it preventable? Is it deadly? Is it genetic? Is it a rewsult of certain lifestyle …

Educated, Autistic and Neurodiverse

October 15th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy discusses the state of education for students with physical, mental and neurodiverse disabilities, how the system is failing them according to Dr. Christopher Wyatt, and what has to be done, in …

Fritter #10 What is C.O.P.D.?

October 14th, 2022


In this Fritter episode, Jimmy discusses C.O.P.D.. He gives an overview of this disease and talks about the causes and the four main symptoms to watch out for. Is this disease preventable? Is it genetic? Is it curable? …

Fritter #9 What is Diabetes?

October 13th, 2022


In this episode of the Fritter, Jimmy gives an overview of this disgusating disease, Diabetes. He explains the differewnt types, shares early warning signs and eome of his own personal experiences with this disease.


Fritter #8 What is Fibromyalgia?

October 12th, 2022


In this episode of the Fritter, Jimmy gives an overview of this disease known as Fibromyalgia. It's an ailment with no cure that causes great pain to it's victims. Learn more about Fibromyalgia in this episode of the …

Fritter #7 Emotional Support Animals

October 11th, 2022


There is a clear distinction between Emotional Support Animals, Service Animals and Pets. Each type of animal and their handlers are governed by a …

fritter #6 Helping Voters w/Disabilities

October 10th, 2022


During the 2022 midterm election,

38.3 MILLION VOTERS with DISABILITIES will have the opportunity to participate in the democratic process. These voters may include you, one of your friends, or a family …

Fritter #5 Pros & Cons of Drinking Cow's Milk

October 7th, 2022


Cow's milk has been a daily staple for so many people and has been for quite a long time. While it's still an extremely popular food, some recent …

Fritter #4 Is It Safe to Eat Eggs Every Day?

October 6th, 2022


We can cook up eggs dozens of ways; from omelets, to scrambled, to fried, to plain ol' hard boiled! Eggs are an adaptable food that fits into just …

Fritter #3 To Drink or Not To Drink

October 5th, 2022


What are the Best and Worst Drinks for your Heart? We hear a lot about what we should eat to keep our hearts healthy; you know, load up on the …

Fritter #2 Is Coffee Good For You?

October 4th, 2022


In this Fritter episode, Jimmy discusses the facts of whether coffee is good or bad for you. Does coffee have a negative effect on type 2 diabetes? Heart disease? Is there a connection to suicide? Answers to these …

Fritter #1 Med List

October 3rd, 2022


This is the Debut episode of "AN APPLE A DAY'S" 5Minute Daily Podcast 'AN APPLE FRITTER". In today's episode we discuss ways to make a doctor's appointment easier, quicker and more productive.

Websites in this episode:

FAILING Heart or SEX Machine?

September 30th, 2022


In this episode we discuss 10 signs of Heart failure that should never be ignored and be brought to your doctor's attention immediately! We also …

Apple Slice - 5 Minute Fritter

September 27th, 2022


This is the quick introduction to An Apple A Day's newest addition, "THE FIVE MINUTE FRITTER"! A new episode of the Five minute Fritter will be available daily as well as  An Apple A Day podcast weekly! This is exciting …

Friends & Lovers

September 15th, 2022


Do you avoid pursuing friendships and/or relationships because of your disability? Is your self-confidence destroyed because of your disability? If you answered YES, SOMETIMES, MAYBE,or I DON'T KNOW!! This is a must …


September 8th, 2022


Curious about the title? Listen to this episode to find out what it means when Jimmy sits down with Chris Mitchell; self-published author, writer, blogger, speaker, and podcaster. Chris believes that everyone can be a …

Covid & Drug Addiction

September 1st, 2022


Jimmy discusses Covid reminders and precautions....A listener takes issue with Jimmy's opinion as to whether or not addictions are a disability. The listener insists addictions are on the same playing field as certain …

You Are Deathless

August 26th, 2022


Jimmy sits down with ,author, Nicole Kerr who shares her amazing story....Nicole has seen what awaits you at the end of this life because she's been …

Being A Little Naughty Is Healthy

August 18th, 2022


Lynne Bowman, author of  of "Brownies For Breakfast", returns with her special kind of warmth and humor to An Apple A Day! She and Jimmy discuss a …

The Holistic Physical Therapist

August 12th, 2022


Jimmy speaks with Melissa Mayer. She is a wife, mother of two girls, has a doctorate in Physical Therapy, 14 years experience in a traditional …

1 in 44 Tour (((Virtual Autism Summit)))

August 9th, 2022


Sara Bradford, aka, author, SJ Childs, renowned advocate for the Autistic Community sat down with Jimmy to discuss advances being made when it comes to people with Autism and how there is still work to be done. She also …

Social Security Disability Revealed

August 5th, 2022


Former Social Security Administration Attorney, Spencer Bishins, uses his ten years experience to pull back the curtains on Social Security …

SSDI Apple Slice

August 2nd, 2022


An Apple Slice about a very important episode coming up August 5th that any person who receives Social Security Disability Benefits, or knows someone who receives them, or is applying for Social Security Disability …

Financial Solutions for those with Disabilities

July 29th, 2022


Jimmy talks with Katherine Klimitas, she was born with Osteogenesis Imperfecta, better known as Brittle Bone Disease. By the age of 10, she had …

$700 Million Bucket List?

July 25th, 2022


This is just an Apple Slice...We're talking about your bucket list. Since being diagnosed with a disability(s), have you updated your bucket list? Have you maintained it? Or have you just forgot about it...torn it up? …

Faithful Resilient Survivor

July 22nd, 2022


Jimmy Talks with Wendy Wallace, a wife, mom, Christian Living & Positivity coach, Inspirational digital content creator at One Exceptional Life, and ice cream lover. She is also a quadruple amputee. A flesh-eating …

Stress - Pain Relief and Breathing

July 18th, 2022


Dr. Amy Novotny, founder of the PABR Institute describes the PABR method to relieve stress and pain and in many cases the need for surgery! This episode is a must for anyone in pain, but also for those playing sports, …

Brownies For Breakfast

July 14th, 2022


Author, Lynne Bowman shares recipes from her new book, Brownies for Breakfast. A Cookbook for Diabetics and the People Who Love Them," is a cool, …

Caregiving = Careloving

July 7th, 2022


Karen Liotta is a member of our Facebook group, Living With A Disability, but she doesn't have a disability, she's been a Caregiver for many years. First for family members, then her husband, then in-laws, her …

Traveling Different-Vacation Strategies...

July 1st, 2022


Jimmy's guest is Dawn M. Barclay, author of the book, Traveling Different: Vacation Strategies for Parents of the Anxious, the Inflexible and the Neurodiverse. Dawn is an award winning author who has spent a career in …

Stress In The Wind

June 22nd, 2022


Things like Stress and Anxiety cannot only ruin your day and keep you awake at night, they can also raise your blood pressure and heart rate, can cause excruciating headaches, can raise pain levels, and play havoc with …

Disability Like Funeral For A Friend?

June 18th, 2022


What most people don't know and will never be able to realize fully, unless they experience it for themselves, is that suffering a major disability …

A Special - Special Ed Teacher

June 12th, 2022


Jimmy Apple is Back! He speaks with Special Ed Teacher, Motivational Speaker, Poet, Publisher Author, and person who suffers from Tourette's Syndrome, Mr. "C" as he is affectionately  known by his students, Mark …

More Money When Needed

May 3rd, 2022


In this episode, Guest host, Lisa, discusses updated programs from Social Security that can increase your monthly benefit. Situations change and the Department of Social Security realizes this and have programs …

Apple Slice w/Dave

April 17th, 2022


Dave fills in for Jimmy Apple Today. He gives us an update on Jimmy's medical condition. Dave also gives an update on the latest covid19 variant BA.2. Plus Fantastic News from, the Dept of Soc. Security! As well, a peek …

250th Episode w/Guest Travis Myers

March 8th, 2022


250th Episode of AN APPLE A DAY with special guest, Retired NYPD Narcotics Detective Travis Myers. Not only was Travis hut in the liner of duty, he suffers from dyslexia but this has not stopped him from, writing two …

My Heart-My Social Security

February 19th, 2022


Three updates from Social Security. One could be the difference between waiting six months for the first disability check or ten days!....Info on the …

Let The Spirit Move Ya!

February 9th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy speaks with, Army Vet and new podcaster, Tamara Demery about her podcast "Inspirit With T". This is a powerful, inspirational …

We're Still Standing

January 31st, 2022


Our scars tell us where we've been, but do they have any effect on our future? Are our scars meant to be a badge of courage or a sign of failure? …

Every Day Life & The Vegan

January 23rd, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy talks with Actor, Singer, Song Writer, Director, Producer, Musician and VEGAN....Eric Oberto about how he handles his hectic everyday life and the vegan lifestyle. They also discuss the possible …

The Blind Hunter

January 16th, 2022


In this episode, Jimmy interviews Blind outdoors sportsman and owner of the website, TJ Cartwright.


Interview with the Guilbault Girls

December 31st, 2021


We revisit with Faith and Karen Guilbault. Faith had made and starred in a movie for public broadcasting and has won several awards for it, including …

"A Small If" by Elijah J Stacey

December 22nd, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy talks to 20 year old author and businessman, Elijah Stacey who is fighting the clock to find a cure for a disease that has …

Slice of The Apple

December 20th, 2021


This Slice of the Apple describes the Two Episodes coming up this week....The first is an interview with Elijah Stacey...A life and death story being …

Interview with Eric Oberto

December 10th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy talks to Financial Expert, Movie Actor, Producer, Director, Singer, Song Writer, Musician, and Composer, Eric Oberto. He has a …

Amityville - Apple Slice

December 8th, 2021


This is a peek into what is coming up on Thursday's episode of An Apple A Day....We have a very special guest, Actor, Singer, Song Writer, Musician, Producer, Director, Author, and Vegan...Eric Oberto. Mr. Oberto stars …

Autism Rocks and Rolls

November 27th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy interviews the host of the podcast "Autism Rocks and Rolls", Sam Mitchell. What makes this podcast so special is the fact that …

Interview with Tracee Garner

November 24th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy sits down with Tracee Garner, she is the author of the HOT NEW BOOK---"Disability; An Anecdotal Field Guide For The Rest Of Us". Listen till the end of the podcast for a special offer for those of …

Guess Who's Coming To Dinner

November 24th, 2021


In this Apple Slice, Jimmy discusses his Interview with Tracee Garner, Author of the book; "Disability- An Anecdotal Field Guide for The Rest of Us". for Wednesday, 11/24/2021 and His interview with Sam Mitchell, host …

A Bit, A Bite, A Slice Of The Apple

November 16th, 2021


In this short "Slice of the Apple" update, Jimmy explains why there was three weeks of episodes missing....Discusses how Diabetes can kill you without close monitoring, speaking from a recent personal …

Interv. w/Victoria Mavis

October 19th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy sits down with author of the book, 'Every Scar Tells A Story', Victoria Mavis. In this book, this outstanding and creative writer, encourages the reader to choose to be the victor over life's …

Spina Bifida vs Derrek Cooke

October 13th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy speaks with Derrek Cooke, founder and CEO of Derrek's Bags. Derrek was born with Spina Bifida but has not let that hold him …

Dignity, Respect & Healing w/Music

October 6th, 2021


In this episode, we speak with musician, singer, song writer, producer, author, public speaker, instructor, and Founder and CEO of KEY OF AWESOME MUSIC! Improving the quality of life with Music, Mr. Jim Gaven.This man …

Disabled? You Need To Know This!

September 30th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy looks at how we will be celebrating Halloween this year...and He takes a comprehensive look at what you need to know if you are receiving Social Security Disability Benefits with information …

Diet To Death

September 23rd, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy speaks with our own Erin Fernandese, Host of the Vegan Possibility podcast on An Apple A Day, and her bout with Anorexia Nervosa. She tells us how this vile disgusting disease almost took her life …

Why Has Erin Gone Into Hiding?

September 13th, 2021


Has Erin Gone Rogue? Why hasn't she returned any of Famous Apple's phone calls or e-mails? It's as if she's vanished! And who is this Stephen Dred …

Let's Be Blunt~Weed's Not Harmless

September 12th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy discusses the dangers of cannabis to people who take medication for different ailments such as asthma and diabetes. Some people claim that smoking pot is harmless, Jimmy is here to tell you the …

Bananas and Music

September 9th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy and Erin introduce you to "Banana" Brie Best and, Musician, Neil Kaplan. Brie and Neil are an everyday couple who are also vegan. They both work hard at their jobs to support themselves, thus …

Secret Agent Dirk Vegan

September 4th, 2021


In This episode, Jimmy and Erin speak with an undercover journalist/activist who goes by the name "Dirk". He describes, in detail some of his exploits to get his story and/or photos and videos. Some of them may shock …

You're All Better (((POOF)))

August 28th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy discusses the Social Security Disability- continuing disability reviews and how SSD determines if you still have a qualifying disability. What happens if they determine that you no longer have a …

The Pig's Best Friend!

August 25th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy and Erin speak with Tod Friedman, The owner, operator, CEO, CFO, Farmhand, Fundraiser, chief cook and bottle washer of the Animal Sanctuary, Arthur's Acres, in Parkland, New York. Tod has …

A Slice Of The Apple

August 23rd, 2021


This is just a bit, a bite, a slice of the Apple....A quick look into a special guest appearing on Wednesday's episode of An Apple A Day - Vegan Possibility. You are not going to believe what Erin discovered!!! This is …

Interv W/ Jeff Tucker

August 19th, 2021


In this episode Jimmy and Erin speak with two time author, Vegan Lifestyle advocate, Creator of the Veganville Video Project, Coordinator of local and Global Vegan outreach programs for the Disabled and the Homeless. He …

To Be or Not To Be: Vegan

August 11th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy and Erin have a lively conversation about the pro's and cons of the Vegan diet and ways to remedy the cons. As well they discuss the intelligence of certain animals...and if you don't know, you'll …

It's a Disability, Not Lockdown

August 7th, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy discusses some of the bad habits you may pick up, as well as pit falls you may find, when you are first home as a result of a …

Can You be Disabled & Vegan?

August 4th, 2021


In This Episode, Jimmy & Erin discuss Vegans who feel the need to be militant to get their point across...Is it possible to be disabled and Vegan?...Can you actually save money on a vegan diet?...Make some extra …

Do You Eat Vegan & Not Know it?

July 28th, 2021


In this episode Jimmy touches on the news from the CDC that they now recommend masks be worn for indoor gatherings whether vaccinated or not....

Jimmy and Erin speak with "NO EGG GREG", a talented Vegan Cook with some

The 40 Year Old Vegan

July 21st, 2021


In this episode, Jimmy and Erin speak with a woman named "Flowers" who has been living the  the Vegan lifestyle, 100% for forty years! She has a remarkable story that will keep you engaged. We also discuss the benefits …

COVID-19-A Repeat of 2020?

July 18th, 2021


Is history repeating itself? It seems like it. The coronavirus seems to be returning with vengeance! The numbers are going up again and people seem …

The Vegan Possibility

July 15th, 2021


An Apple A Day is now posting two episodes a week and this is our premiere episode of the Vegan Possibility with Jimmy Apple and his co-host for the Wednesday episodes, Erin Fernandes, from the web site That Vegan …

Interv. with Erin Fernandes

June 29th, 2021


In this Episode, we sit down with the creator, moderator and chief cook and bottle washer of the facebook group page "THAT VEGAN DISABLED GAL" Not only is Erin a warm and friendly person, she is an example for those who …

Success Sauce & 2 Pickles

June 18th, 2021


In this episode, we sit down with two Certified Business Mentors from SCORE, who also host a radio show and a podcast of the same name~~Re-Thinking Business, Success Sauce & 2 Pickles~~! Pickle #1, Tamara MacDuff …

Interview With Zora

June 6th, 2021


In this episode. Jimmy sits down with Zora Natanblut, the author of the book, "Who is Zora-Sight Unseen". Zora is a retired physical therapist with 30-year experience in craniosacral therapy and the Alexander …

Zora Is Coming

June 2nd, 2021


This is just a slice of the Apple discussing the interview coming up on the next episode with Zora Natanblut. Find out about the FREE gift being given to ALL of the listeners to the episode of An Apple A Day! Nothing to …

When I Fell

May 31st, 2021


In this episode, we sit down with author, Michael Murphy and discuss his book "When I Fell". This is an amazing story, believe me! A 21 year old …


May 24th, 2021


In this episode we discuss the importance of remaining vigilant against covid19 as different states issue different rules...How important it is for …

Interview w/Coach Rosa

May 17th, 2021


In this episode we speak with certified Success Coach, with an expertise in weight management and mind and body connection, Rosa Smith Montanaro. Rosa is the author of "Mind Over Platter-Train Your Brain to Think Thin" …


May 8th, 2021


In this episode we discuss being homeless as well as disabled. The effects of living on the street and resources available to assist with getting SSI …

Netflix-Your Product Is Too Good

May 4th, 2021


In this episode we interview Michael Lipp and David Kirshenbaum, aka, LA based electronic duo, THE OYLS! They are releasing video for their latest song in a series of seemless videos dubbed as a visual "Pop Opera". This …


April 23rd, 2021


In this episode we discuss the the nonsense going on in society today that is causing Stress and Anxiety. All Lives Matter, especially Yours!...We also discuss updates from Dept of Soc. Sec. ...And a reminder about …

Faith's World

April 9th, 2021


In this episode, we talk to 17 year old Baltimore filmmaker, Model, and Disability Advocate Faith Guilbault and her mom, Karen. Faith has just made a …

Apple Slice - Faith G

April 6th, 2021


Information about this week's guest on the podcast....Baltimore Filmmaker, Model and Disability Advocate Faith Guilbault...You are not going to want …

No Silver Bullet

April 1st, 2021


In this episode we discuss the covid-19 vaccine, face masks and social distancing... How to apply for Social Security Disability and/or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) more.

Need to purchase more disposable …


March 23rd, 2021


In this episode, we discuss the respect that must exist between the caretaker and the patient; respect being a two way street.....With the pandemic …

Rent/$1,400.00/Drug Dealer

March 16th, 2021


>>>200th Episode<<<

In this episode we discuss..... The difficulties that come with becoming a reluctant landlord....You'll be …

United We Live-Divided We...

March 4th, 2021


In this episode we discuss people who believe those who are home due to a disability are on some sort of a vacation or are scamming the government for some moronic reason. We also discuss covid19 and whether or not …

Covid19 & The Naked Hand

February 26th, 2021


In this episode, we discuss if some people have become too complacent with the covid19/ coronavirus. Are they letting their guard down as the number of deaths continue to rise? Are people forgetting to take precautions …

Interv. W/Mathew Klickstein

February 13th, 2021


In this episode, we sit down with Mathew Klickstein, the author of the Best Seller "The Kids of Widney Junior High Take Over the World". Mathew is a warm hearted, funny and personable man and his book reflects his …


February 11th, 2021


In this episode we discuss an e-mail from a listener who thinks people with a disability should not be too happy! Another listener asks if you can …

Exhausted-Mentally & ...

February 6th, 2021


In this episode, we discuss the warning signs of being mentally and emotionally exhausted and what should be done about this problem. Many people are …

Awesome Music-Jim Gaven Interv.

January 30th, 2021


In this episode...We interview Jim Gaven, the founder and CEO of Key Of Awesome Music. He is also a singer, song writer, musician, producer, arranger, and instructor, as well as a husband and father!!

~~~Plus~~~ Jimmy …

Groups,Dogs,Cats, & A Kindle

January 23rd, 2021


In this episode we discuss... The decision as to whether or not to take the Covid19 vaccination.

A review of the Kindle Fire HD

Whether  Disability group  websites are safe or not.

The pros and cons of getting a pet.

COVID19-DR's & MRI's

January 15th, 2021


In this episode, we discuss...

Covid19 and it's record spreading deaths in this second wave.

Virtual Doctor appointments and what we need to do to keep them efficient.

How to be proactive in our fight against Covid19, …

Covid19 & 2021 Stay Strong

January 8th, 2021


In This episode we discuss...The importance of staying positive while facing the second round of Covid 19.

How worry only destroys today and does nothing to help tomorrow.

Links discussed in the podcast:

50 count face …

Merry Christmas 2020

December 24th, 2020


T'was two days before Christmas and all through the town, people wore face masks that covered their frown. The frown had begun back in the spring.... you have to listen to hear the rest of the story...





HO, HO, HO Merry Covid 19

December 22nd, 2020


In this episode we discuss...

Ways to celebrate Christmas safely this year.

Covid19 and the selfish acts of some people.

Thanks to those who do wear the masks and socially distance.

Restaurants and Bars are not …

Interview w/Linda K. Olson

December 14th, 2020


In this episode, we speak with author of the new book "Gone", Linda K. Olson. Linda is not only an Author, she is a Wife, A Mom, A Grandma, A Doctor and the Survivor of a Train Crash which left her a TRIPLE AMPUTEE!

Autism: Interview w/Sara Bradford

December 5th, 2020


In this episode we discuss Autism with Life Coach, Member of the Autism Council Of Utah, Owner of An Advocates Support Group, Mother of three …

Slice of The Apple

December 3rd, 2020


In this slice of the apple. we discuss what is coming up on our next episode such as:

An interview with Children's Author and Autism advocate, S J Childs.

The second wave of covid19

and more....

Can You Be Thankful?

November 24th, 2020


In this Slice of the Apple, we discuss,

Having a disability and/or just living through this COVID 19 Pandemic do you still have reasons to be …

Success Sauce & 2 Pickles

November 23rd, 2020


In this "Slice of The Apple". we discuss a radio interview Jimmy did with with Sid and Tamara on a show titled "Rethinking Business; Success Sauce & 2 Pickles"

You can listen to the interview on 11/24/20 at 5:00pm …

Interview w/Chad Foster

November 23rd, 2020


In this episode, we interview one of the most down to earth, inspirational people we have ever met, Chad E. Foster. Whether you are a person with a disability or an able bodied person who feels like they are held back …


November 16th, 2020


In this episode we discuss

The second wave of the coronavirus

Celebrating Thanksgiving during the second wave

Gov. Officials who need to grow up or quit

Caretakers are not your slaves but they don't own you either.

Covid19 & E-Mails

November 6th, 2020


In this episode we discuss

An e-mail from a listener who asks if I exaggerated my medical history on Famous Apple and wants to know why I end the [podcast with the saying "Things Can Always Be Worse" She believes that …

A Slice Of The Apple

November 3rd, 2020


In this episode, we share some tips and tricks to help keep you and your family safe from the Coronavirus and power outages this winter. This is a short episode, less than 9 minutes, an Apple Slice if you will! A …


November 2nd, 2020


In ths episode we discuss

Round 2 of the Coronavirus?

England under lock down for another month

New Covid19 rules for those who want to enter New …

Covid 19 & Frustration

October 19th, 2020


In this episode we discuss

The seemingly second wave of Covid 19/Coronavirus descending upon us with the cooler weather moving in

The symptoms of …


October 10th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss

A Certain Diabetes medication has been recalled due to high levels of a CANCER causing agent.

A press release from Social Security Disability re.: FRAUD

An Announcement from Social Seurity …

Covid19 & Ataxia Day

September 25th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss

--Some tips on how to help keep you and your family avoid contact with the Coronavirus.

--September 25th is National Ataxia Recognition Day and events going on around this occasion.

--An …


September 19th, 2020


In This episode:

--Are you having a tough time getting by just on Social Security Disability? You just might qualify for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) as well! We are sharing an update from the Assistant Deputy …

Covid19 - Beam Me Up Scottie

September 13th, 2020


In this episode we discuss:

--New Scam Warnings from Dept. Of Social Security.

--A New Book, written by Kaela and Sharron Green, about a child, named Scottie, with a disability and inclusion. (((EXCELLENT)))

--Covid19 …


August 28th, 2020


In this episode we discuss:

Myths people believe about others with a disability

People who tell you they are doing you a favor then charge you!

Research shows- Air Conditioned Rooms help spread COVID 19!

ROUND 2 for …

Apple Slice & Covid 19

August 21st, 2020


In this episode we discuss

Covid 19 and Coronavirus

Myths about people with a disability

New Authors/New Books

Inexpensive food that tastes like A Million Bucks

Plus much more!

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Covid19 & Who Are We (pt2)

August 17th, 2020


In this episode we discuss:

The 85th anniversary of Social Security and it's release of new web pages assist people navigate the Social Security and Disability System with relative ease.

More hand sanitizers have been …

Who Are You? (pt1) & Covid 19

August 10th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss:

How is parking in front of your home? How far away is the closest Handicap Parking Space? A listener sent in a good tip that just might interest you enough to try!

Of course we continue to …

Important Stuff & COVID 19

August 1st, 2020


In this episode we discuss:

The importance of keeping up with taking your meds and doctor appointments.

The importance of keeping up with Rehab.

Communication with the Depart. Of Social Security

Face Masks: which is …

COVID19 & EZ Rider

July 24th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss:

--The need to recharge our brains

--Motorcycles,. Bicycles, Boats, Convertibles, Masks and Coronavirus

--Cardiologist …


July 17th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss:

Can disposable masks, like N95 and Surgical masks,  be reworn?

Do Air Conditioning Systems protect against the Coronavirus or can they actually facilitate the spread?

Major Retailer now …

Peter Frampton Pt2/Charlie Daniels

July 6th, 2020


In this episode, we continue to to discuss Peter Frampton's unfortunate Finale in the music business and entrance into the disability community....We also remember Charlie Daniels.

Covid19-Peter Frampton pt1

July 3rd, 2020


In this episode we discuss:

Improvements to Social Security that can help you save time applying for benefits and resources to help you pay for your medicare and medications. We share links to help you access …

COVID19- New & Review

June 26th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss:

A warning from the FDA about TOXIC HAND SANITIZERS, in stores now, that will if not hurt you bad, KILL YOU!

Three new symptoms of the Copvid19-Coronavirus along with a list of other symptoms …

Covid19/Soc Sec Dis

June 19th, 2020


In this episode we discuss:

Three things to consider befor applying for disability benefits.

Tips for a better nights sleep with a1ll that is going …

Truth Eases The Pain

June 12th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss:

Those who exaggerate to get sympathy from others and those who lie to screw over and rob from Insurance companies.

Who is the best Caretaker for you when you first come home from, the …

Have You Measured Your Finger?

June 8th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss...

A new notice from The Depart. of Social Security re: Social Security Cards.

Drivers Licenses are Essential. Can you drive if your License has expired?

The length of which finger may tell …

What Did You Say To Me?

May 31st, 2020


In this episode, we discuss:

Communication between People with Disabilities and Able Bodied Folks.

We discuss the some outlandish ways one vlogger …


May 15th, 2020


In this episode we discuss:

A message from Social Security regarding Stimulus Checks

Can Mouthwash prevent Covid-19/Coronavirus Transmission?

Myths …

Ataxia: 40 & A Wake Up

May 11th, 2020


In this episode, we interview a person who suffers from Ataxia but didn't even know she had the gene for 40 years! Lisa Cole is not only a victim of …

Fight With Enforcement

May 7th, 2020


In this episode we discuss:

The self centered in our society who think nothing about hindering and taking advantage of the disabled. The same who feel that their lives and livelihoods are more important than every …


May 1st, 2020


In this episode:

We discuss a bill being pushed in Congress that would entitle disabled dependents to the Economic Stimulus Payments.

Which face mask …

Coviod-19/ ATAXIA

April 29th, 2020


In this episode:

We interview two people who not only suffer from Ataxia but do not let it slow them down. They have made it their mission to help other not only learn about the disease but come to terms and continue …

Apple Slice: Ataxia

April 28th, 2020


This Slice of the Apple is a short preview of what is coming up on the next Episode of AN APPLE A DAY!

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April 24th, 2020


In this episode, we present:


A News Release from the Trustees for Social Security.

An update about the Coronavirus vs the Heat vs Jimmy Apple! You don't want to miss this!!!

And, Is the …

Coronavirus & Flatulence?

April 21st, 2020


In this episode, we present...


Can Eye Glasses and/or Contact Lenses protect your eyes from the COVID-19/Coronavirus? Plus a New step to …


April 17th, 2020



In this episode we discuss:

The economic impact payment to SSI Beneficiaries

Children and the Pandemic

Coronavirus & Vigilance

April 13th, 2020


In this episode, we present:

- An Important Press Release from Social Security, re. Economic Stimulus Checks. ****

- Shelter In Place may not be …


April 11th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss:

-Can the Coronavirus be spread by Mosquitoes?

-Will Medicare cover Telehealth medical appointments?

-Is it safe to use …

Coronaviorus & Your Money

April 7th, 2020


In this episode we discuss:

-The Economic Stimulus Payment and an issue being faced by SSI recipients of the stimulus check.

-Representative …

Covid-19/Try To Survive

April 3rd, 2020


In this episode:

-Jimmy Apple got disrespected by Jenny Craig!

-Important information about Medicare Coverage and Telehealth.

-To Mask or Not to Mask? ... That is the Question. Covering our mouth and nose in public …

Coronavirus/Soc. Sec/Friday

April 1st, 2020


In this episode:

-We have some Highlights of this Friday's podcast!

-We share a report from The Inspector General regarding a New Social Security Suspension Scam.

-We share a Press Release From the Department of Social …

Covid19-Lawyers-Workers Comp

March 28th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss:

-Newest updates on the latest transmission of the COVIOD-19 / CORONAVIRUS. It affects us all!

-Seven Grave Mistakes that …

Coronavirus/Friday Preview

March 24th, 2020


This is just a slice of the Apple!

Today, we have a short update on dealing with this Coronavirus.

We also are introducing you to a Lady and Gentleman, Courtney and Mark, who will be joining us on Friday. Believe me …


March 20th, 2020


In this episode:

  • A Notice from Social Security regarding payments during this Coronavirus Pandemic.
  • A Notice from Medicare regarding Telehealth …

Exotic Fruit Lover?

March 19th, 2020


This is just an Apple Slice! A preview of the of the next Podcast episode...Believe me, you won't want to miss it! We have an interview with Dennis the Exotic Fruit Lover...I won't say anything else, you'll have to …

Disabled - 5 Stages of Grief

March 13th, 2020


In this episode:

  • Update from Social Security regarding scam calls prevention and action taken against five companies.
  • We discuss the five stages of …

Family & Coronavirus

March 7th, 2020


I apologize for my scratchy voice again. I am getting over this cold!

In this episode:

  • Three letters from listeners about disabled parents and their …

Living Your Best Life

February 28th, 2020


I want to apologize up front as that my voice may be a bit off in spots from my stay in the hospital...You are not going to believe the major change …

Opioids & Scams

February 14th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss a new "scam alert" from Social Security...Free Cardiovascular Disease Screening...How to save up to 80% on prescription …

Dear Diary...

February 12th, 2020


In this episode we discuss the difference between a journal and a diary...the benefits of keeping a journal as a disabled to set up a journal and what to include.

Let's Go Parking, Baby

February 7th, 2020


Do you have a "Flex Spending Account"? Do you know what it is and what it is for?... When was the last time you replaced durable medical equipment? Is it time?...Are you eligible for a Handicap Parking Permit?...Do you …

SSDI & More Money

January 31st, 2020


In this episode, we have a message from Medicare and from Social Security that you will want to hear...As well, this episode is a continuation of the previous episode (#3005), More Money & SSDI... If you are …

More Money & SSDI

January 29th, 2020


Is "Legally Working and Receiving Social Security Disability" possible? Legal? How much can you earn? Does Social Security Disability want you to know about this? The answer is YES!...Listen to this episode...

Weed & Produce Dept Sex

January 24th, 2020


People tell you how safe weed's supposed to be safer to smoke pot than to drink alcohol the pot heads tell you...Is this true? We discuss …

Insurance & Howard Stern

January 17th, 2020


Did you know certain disability payments and worker's compensation may affect your social security benefits?... People with disabilities deserve to be treated with respect and are not there for other's amusement. …

Therapy, Scams & Morons

January 10th, 2020


Occupational vs Physical Therapy...Thieves keep coming up with ways to try and separate us from our money...find out the newest scams...Do you know how to tell if an egg is good or bad? Check out this life hack...If you …

Welcome To The 20's

January 3rd, 2020


Welcome to the roaring 20's! In this episode, we discuss the resolution to save money...Fad Diets...We share the first letter of the year fro Social …

Happy New Year 2020

December 27th, 2019



This is our second New Year Celebration together! In this episode we are talking about New Year Resolutions and being RESOLUTE.

Attitude Barriers

December 20th, 2019


Does the general public have an attitude towards people with disabilities? Are the attitudes more prevalent in the work place? Are people, in general, afraid of people with a disability? Find out in this Episode of AN …

Seasonal Money

December 13th, 2019


Working a seasonal job and collecting extra income while collecting Social Security Disability or SSI...Moronic Holiday Dinner Talk...Are the …

Ate Turkey Like A Pig!

November 29th, 2019


We Survived Thanksgiving and Santa Claus came to town yesterday so the Holiday season Has begun!! In the episode, we continue to discuss coping with …

Disabled At A Holiday Party

November 22nd, 2019


This is our 2nd ANNIVERSARY!! That's right, we have been getting together at least once a week, if not more, for the the last Two Years!!! In this …

More Money For You

November 15th, 2019


Empathy and sympathy can go go a long way when it comes to someone who just needs you to listen with a non-judgemental ear....How to cut the cable, save money and get more service LEGALLY....Plus.. a big announcement …

Invisible Disability or A Lie?

November 8th, 2019


Not all disabilities are visible such as Heart Disease, Diabetes, Fibromyalgia,etc... Does that make them any less debilitating or painful? It seems …

The Past Is The Past

October 25th, 2019


Remembering the past is a good thing, living in thee past is not healthy! The past is the past, live in the present and have hope for the future.

Journals & Opioids

October 9th, 2019


You are the one in charge off your health! Not doctors, nurses, hospitals or therapists; YOU! All of the others are just your assistants and employees! In this episode, learn to take steps to be proactive with your …

Working while on SSD

October 4th, 2019


In this episode...Important information from Medicare that is important for all Medicare Recipients.... There is so much confusion about whether you can or cannot work while receiving Social Security Disability, …

The Fall Blues

September 26th, 2019


Summer is in the rear view mirror and Fall is upon on us. Shorter days, longer nights, the leaves are falling as are the temperatures. The crisp weather and smell of pumpkin spice is not something everyone looks forward …

Being A Parent With A Disability

September 20th, 2019


In the US,

there are 4.1 Million parents with a disability.

1 in 10 children have a parent with a disability.

35 states include disability as grounds for termination of parental rights!

Whether you are disabled or know …

Caretakers & Wild Women

September 14th, 2019


Is it condescending to ask someone if they are feeling better than yesterday?...Do you receive Medicare when you sign up for Social …

Patient Mills

September 6th, 2019


There is nothing worse than going to a doctor appointment only to find a packed waiting room and then find out everyone in the room has the same appointment time as you. What can you do?...Are family caretakers as …

Truth; What A Concept!

August 30th, 2019


If people put as much effort into doing the right thing as they put into trying to get over on others, just imagine how different this world could …

Judge Judy & E-Mails

August 23rd, 2019


Judge Judy needs to put her listening ears on and shut her mouth more often. Jimmy has to straighten her out once again. Maybe she should consider …

Glory Days

August 16th, 2019


"...Time slips away and leaves you with nothing mister but boring stories of glory days"

Bruce Springsteen  -  Glory Days


Cheap Drugs-RIP Buddy

August 9th, 2019


When is it wise to go bargain shopping for your prescription medications? Is it wise to take prescription drugs that come as a gift for buying underwear or a hamburger?...Disabled people mourn different than able bodied …

Wheel Chairs & Junkies

August 3rd, 2019


Do you put your health first or is a family vacation more important? Is it harmless to self medicate with durable medical equipment or is it just as dangerous as other forms of self medicating? ...I believe I have come …

Lose Chemicals & Weight

July 30th, 2019


Would you risk getting cancer, or giving it to you family for something sweet? How about risking developing ADHD, heart disease, diabetes or …

Diet Soda Big Penis

July 19th, 2019


Is diet soda a healthy substitute for regular soda? Is it a good pick if you are trying to loose weight or you are battling diabetes?...The FDA …

The Pity Party Is Over

July 17th, 2019


As Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin once said "Do you remember laughter?" It's up to you; Are you a survivor or a victim? This episode is good for everyone whether disabled or not...only a 10 minute Apple Slice...

Good Guys Pay Thru Their ...

July 12th, 2019


It's true what they say, Good Guys Finish Last, but that's because the Good Guys always do the Right Thing. Good Guys may finish last but they are …

It's Good To Be Home

July 11th, 2019


We're Back and It's Good To Be Home! We missed you!

Check out this apple slice to learn more about tomorrow's podcast!

Accept Yourself

June 7th, 2019


If you can't accept yourself, how do you expect others to accept you? Learn to accept others as well. We were told weed was a gateway drug and so …

Do Whacha Gotta Do

June 4th, 2019


It's so easy to blow off things in the warmer weather, but when it comes to your health, nothing else is more important. Check out this slice of the Apple!

Letters From Home

May 31st, 2019


E-mails from listeners with questions and comments on everything from Social Security Disability to Life Insurance to Medicare paying for abortions(????)...Do you know a handicap friendly business? Share their infor …

AND... We're BACK!

May 28th, 2019


Fire, Rain, Wind,Snow, Ice, Mountains, Valleys, Oceans, Sharks, Alligators, Bears, Rabbits, Near Death Experiences...Nothing could keep us away from …

The 100th Episode!!

April 25th, 2019


This is the 100th Episode of An Apple A Day!!!

Are You a coffee drinker? Find out who's coffee is better: Dunkin Donuts - Starbucks  or Seattle's Best? ...Are you the father? Ask Maury and embarrass  your …

Marijuana & A Cup Of Joe

April 19th, 2019


Which is better for you, Smoking Pot or Drinking 4 Cups of Coffee? The answer to this may shock you and then again it may not...Can Smoking Pot cause Heart Disease? Does Drinking Coffee cause Cancer?...Plus News from …

You Are Worth It

April 12th, 2019


Do people try to hold you back because of a disability? Are you unsure of yourself in public? Are you afraid to enjoy yourself because someone might …

Burger, Fries & A Song

April 5th, 2019


What would you say if I told you that a fast food burger would kill you? What would you say if I told you it is health food?...Do you believe music …

Keto, Tea & Racism?

March 29th, 2019


Is the Keto Diet good for both men and women? Young and old? Does Hot Tea raise a Cancer risk? Jordan's husband has changed jobs 7 times in 9 years, …

Sex Headaches

March 27th, 2019


What is an Orgasm Headache? Did you ever feel like your head is about to explode? It just might...then again, it might not...but then again it just might. Curious? Listen to this Apple Fritter to find out the answer.

Cry You Dizzy App

March 22nd, 2019


When a person becomes disabled, there is nothing wrong with being sad, in fact it is normal. When you are sad, there is nothing wrong with crying whether you're a man or a woman...Do you get dizzy when you wake up? This …

Get Healthy With A Nap?

March 16th, 2019


Please pray for all the victims of the terror attack in NEW ZEALAND and their families and friends!

Do you think it is actually possible to lower your blood pressure by simply taking a nap daily? What snacks can you …

Hunger to Masturbation

March 9th, 2019


Do you still feel hungry after eating a big meal? Do you feel hungry all of the time? Are you gaining weight? Losing weight?...Do you know the early …

Yum-Yum Eat-em Up

March 5th, 2019


Are eggs good for you, even if you a diabetic? Are eggs bad for your heart? Are eggs bad for your glucose and/or cholesterol? Are Eggs bad for your …

Want What You Have

February 27th, 2019


Always remember...Things Can Always Be Worse. Right now, there is someone out there, wishing and striving to get where you're at!


Comfortable -N- Numb

February 23rd, 2019

37:38 sleep, perchance to dream...

In this episode we discuss:

Tax papers from Social Security

What are the causes of numbness in your fingers and hands

21 ways to fall asleep and stay asleep easily

And don't let …

Sleepy Numb Fingers

February 20th, 2019


This episode is an Apple Fritter...A taste of what is coming up on the next episode...

A Report from Social Security

How to get to sleep easily

What causes finger numbness

Do you feel marginalized in your own home?

I Drank A Pie On Social Media...

February 16th, 2019


...It was Key Lime and I washed it down with a candy bar...I wasn't depressed nor was I stressed and nobody made me do it!

On this episode we discuss:

Can Social Media cause Depression?

What is Acute Stress Disorder

Social Meadia, Stress & Bullies

February 13th, 2019


This is an Apple Fritter telling you what's coming up on Friday's Podcast! It's only about 5 minutes long so check it won't be sorry!

I Can't Breathe!

February 9th, 2019


Has a doctor ever told you to go for a sleep test? Do you know what a sleep test is? Have you ever woke up in the middle of the night gasping for …

Marijuana In Your Body

February 5th, 2019


How long can you detect Marijuana in the Body?....So many rumors and blatant lies but here are the facts as well as which tests are the most …

Sleep Away-Refer Madness

February 1st, 2019


What is the best natural pain reliever you have at your finger tips 24 hours a day- 7 days a week? I'm gonna tell you... Are you a Pot Head? Are you waiting with baited breath for your state to legalize it? Beware of …

Disability and Death?

January 26th, 2019


There is a basic fact of life; We are responsible for our actions as well as for those who we create and depend on us.....

This week we are discussing Some basics about Social Security Disability that most aren't aware …

Prison and Oatmeal

January 19th, 2019


Being Disabled can make it feel like you are serving a life sentence in you are doing time without committing a crime. It can feel so unfair, but what can you do?...Is Oatmeal the new super food or has it …

Live Your Best Life, Or Else

January 12th, 2019


Sitting around worrying about what could've, would've, should've, might've, or possibly will happen is nothing more than a waste of time and energy. …

2019 To Do List

January 4th, 2019


Welcome to the First Episode of 2019....

In this episode we are discussing the first message of 2019 from Social Security as well as the all important "AN APPLE A DAY TO DO LIST" for disabled people. Don't Miss This …

Happy New Year 2019!

December 29th, 2018



Don't forget to make your New Year's Resolutions! In this episode, we discuss our resolutions and plans for the New Year, …

Surviving The Holidays

December 22nd, 2018



Capt. Fat Belly Can't Drink

December 15th, 2018


Hey Captain, that spare tire can hurt you maybe even kill ya! Eat smart - Drink Smart---Be Merry!

Visit our website

Don't Be Passive, Don't Get Scammed

December 8th, 2018


Have you ever been called a pain in the back? Do you really think you are? Hmmm....

In this episode we discuss....

A Security alert from the Dept. of Social Security,

Do you have an active mindset and ....

What are the …

Depression vs Social Media

November 21st, 2018


Welcome to the first episode of the second season of "An Apple A Day" podcast!

In this episode we have:

A New message from Social Security.

A Report on Depression and how it affects your disability.

New Evidence in the …

Turkey, Junkies & Kirk

November 17th, 2018



That's right! One year ago, we published our 1st episode of  'AN APPLE A DAY' and thanks to all of our listeners, we are still going strong and are being heard in forty three (43) different …

Lies and Discrimination

November 9th, 2018


Who would you prefer to deal with; a low life murderer or a liar? Why should a business accommodate an employee? What buildings are exempt from ADA …

Apple Fritter-Discrimination

November 6th, 2018


Who is the most discriminated against group in thi country? Is it an ethnic group?  A gender group? A group based on sexual orientation? If you said yes to any of these groups, you are sadly mistaken! Listen to find out …

Soc. Sec., Working With A Disability

November 1st, 2018


Welcome to November!!! The Month of the Turkey!?!

In this episode:

We have a warning about a new Social Security Scam

A Study on Stress

A new report from Social Security on working and receiving benefits legitimately.

A …

The 'K' House Is Haunted

October 29th, 2018


Don't ignore things that go bump in the night! And by all means....Lock the Basement Door!

Halloween Special!!

Disability Is For The Disabled

October 26th, 2018


If you're not disabled, don't use a disabled parking permit. If you're not disabled, don't park in a handicapped spot. If you're not disabled, don't take the motorized shopping carts for joy rides, they are not carnival …

Dating A Disabled Person

October 18th, 2018


You are more than just a disability and cannot let others define you as such! If you date a person with a disability, are you just settling?

We also discuss the COLA (Cost Of Living Adjustment) for Social Security and …

Have A Drink With Death?

October 12th, 2018


Is drinking a couple of glasses of wine good for your health? Are E-Cigarettes better for you than regular tobacco smokes?....Listen in to find out …

Smokin, Drinkin & Stuff

October 9th, 2018


This isn't a full fact it is just a bit...a bite....a taste...a apple fritter of what's coming up this Friday...It's only a …

Snowmobile,Baby & Podcast War

October 5th, 2018


We are talking Snowmobiles, Babies and a Podcast War!! You know you have to listen!

We also have an update about applying for Social Security Disability on line.

We started a new weekly feature to assist the disabled …

SSD Is Watching You

September 28th, 2018


Do you ever get that feeling someone is watching you? They are...

In this episode, we discuss The New SSD Investigation Units

The SS Cost Of Living Adjustment

COPD .... and

Video Games to help your chronic back pain

Medicare won't replace your car

September 22nd, 2018


Sometimes people can be crazy and sometimes they are just nuts! No, Medicare will not give a new car, nor do you automatically qualify for a smart phone!

In this episode we answer listeners questions and concerns as …

Ya Gotta Love An Apple Fritter

September 18th, 2018


Welcome to the Fritter Zone! This is just a bit, a bite, a taste, a slice of the apple...A Fritter!In this five minute episode, we're giving you a taste of the show coming this week! Be in the know! Check it out! You …

How Not To Die

September 14th, 2018


Remember...An Apple A Day can keep the grim reaper away....

In this episode we discuss ways for a disabled person to be prepared for a natural disaster, such as a hurricane, tornado, flooding, fires, ect.... This is a …

Are Ya Trying To Kill Me?

September 8th, 2018


Is your spouse, or significant other, trying to kill you in bed??? Find out for sure by listening to this's a matter of life and death! LOL...

In this episode we discuss an update from Social Security

--We …

The Good, Bad amd Ugly

August 31st, 2018


This episode will cause you to stop and think!

We read e-mails from listeners with some GOOD NEWS and some rather crazy things to say.

We also discuss Socialist Medicine vs our current system.

Remember, we can agree to …

An Apple Fritter

August 29th, 2018


This a preview of the next full episode of An Apple A Day and you are not going to want to miss this!


Magic Mushroom???

August 25th, 2018


Can the mushroom work magic with your glucose levels and your weight???

Listen to this episode to find out!!

Also in this episode, we discuss the differences between a Bruise and a Blood Clot...or is there?

We discuss …

Apple Slice

August 22nd, 2018


This one is short and sweet and you don't want to miss it!

Wait till you see what's coming up!

Being Human's Not Bad

August 17th, 2018


Caregivers are Professionals and need to take care of patients. The Disabled are patients and need the help of caregivers! You know what they both have in common? Listen to this Podcast to find out!!

~~~In this episode, …

Plans Change

August 10th, 2018


Plans Change whether you're ready or not!

You are completely responsible for you, your health  and your future, nobody else. Put the past behind you.

You Can't Fire Me!

August 3rd, 2018


You Wanna Bet?

In the episode, we discuss the myths that say you can't be fired while on workers comp and/or disability.

We also touch on the FMLA (Family Medical Leave Act)

We also welcome new listeners from twenty …

Slice Of Thje Apple

July 31st, 2018


Can you be fired for filing for Workers Comp? How about Disability?

The answers may surprise you!!!!

This is just a short preview of what's coming up this week on "AN APPLE A DAY"

Trust me, you don't want to miss one …

Where is the $3 Trillion Bucks?

July 28th, 2018


$3 Trillion Bucks borrowed from Social Security by Congress and NEVER REPAID!!

Medicaid pays for sex reassignment surgeries while Medicare has donut …

Does Our Grass Look Greener?

July 20th, 2018


Does our grass look greener?

In this episode we answer some who believe that being disabled somehow makes us less than others. As well, those who believe receiving disability benefits is something like a day at the …

Chest Pain, Vomit, Sex Addiction

July 12th, 2018


This a good one that you won't want to miss!!!

In this episode, we discuss people who commit insurance fraud...

The causes of Chest Pain and Vomiting...

And...Are you a sex addict?

Don't Go Breaking Your Heart

July 7th, 2018


Don't Die From Heart Disease or a Stroke! Be sure to listen to this one!

In this episode, we discuss the very real dangers of High Blood Pressure and ways to combat it. As well as Diabetes, Kidney Disease, and Obesity; …

The Interview

July 1st, 2018


Our First Interview....

An Interview with Oscar the trucker who believes there should be No Disabled Parking Spaces or Permits.

Updates on Medicare.

Medicare, Hobbies, Addiction

June 22nd, 2018


Look...Up in the  sky...

In this episode...

We have a new message from Medicare.

Information on Social Security Disability.

The disabled and friendships.

The stupid video game addiction!

Apple Slice-Stupid Addictions

June 20th, 2018


Boy, they know how to fire Jimmy Apple Up!

This is a preview of this week's podcast...

We will continue to cover our piece on hobbies for the disabled as well as confront the stupidity announcement by the World Health …

Countries, Hobbies, & A Funeral

June 15th, 2018


What these things have in common?

Ten countries are more similar than we thought.

Start your hobby for Free!

Don't bury me till I'm dead, please!

Apple Slice-Disability around the world

June 13th, 2018


Is there a doctor in the country?

What does the USA, Japan, Ireland, United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Thailand, Finland, India, Germany, and Egypt all have in common other than the fact that they listen to An Apple A …

Ambulances, Lawyers & Hobbies

June 8th, 2018


What a combination, huh? LOL

You've heard of lions tigers and bears, Oh My...Well this is Ambulances, Lawyers and Hobbies.

Everybody needs a break …

Apple Slice --Hobbies

June 7th, 2018


Listen to this friends...

Disabled people need something to do with their time, not just fill it. Reading and watching TV is a pass time not a hobby!

Apple Slice

May 28th, 2018


Uncle Apple has a Boo - Boo!

Testing for epilepsy. Falling down like a blind boxer.

Fibromyalgia - The Invisible Disease

May 26th, 2018


If you can't see blood, is the person really disabled?

This week we are discussing Fibromyalgia and other invisible diseases.

Put away some money!

Try a vacation in the Pocono Mountains in North East …

An Apple A Day - A slice of the apple

May 22nd, 2018


This is a good one!

We are discussing a new feature as well as a preview of the next podcast. This is a short one, about 7 minutes. You won't want to miss this.

Hit the road Jack - Vacation!

May 18th, 2018


((( ROAD TRIP ))

In this episode we discuss Road Trips for the disabled and

NIAGARA FALLS! It's Vacation time!!! And we all need a VACATION!

A Vacation To Niaqgra Falls - A Slice Of The Apple

May 16th, 2018


This is just a bit....a bite....a Taste...a slice of the apple!

This is a preview of the episode coming up this weekend.Episode # 34

You are Entitled to a Vacation

May 11th, 2018


Disabled or Not, we could all use a vacation!

In this episode, we discuss Handicapped and disabled accessible vacation locations that are affordable …

Apple Slice, Vacations

May 9th, 2018


This brief episode is a Slice Of The Apple...A peek into this weekend's Episode of An Apple A Day!

Invisible Disabilities,Uncertain Future, Stupid Commercials

May 5th, 2018


In this episode we discuss....

Invisible disabilities and how if others don't see outwards signs of a disability, they pass judgement and question …

A Bite From An Apple A Day

May 2nd, 2018


They said this show...this podcast wouldn't last past three episodes! Can you imagine? Well we've shown them. Not only has it lasted TEN TIMES longer …

Pain, Jerk Doctors, and More Stupid Commercials

April 29th, 2018


Hey...This a very informative episode, I don't think you'll want to miss....

On this episode we discuss:

--A major way to reduce pain.

--Jerk Doctors

--And more Stupid Commercials.

Join in the conversation!! We're …

Pai, Jerk Doctors, and Stupid commercials

April 25th, 2018


Info about our upcoming episode!

Give this a listen, its only about Three (3) minutes long!!

Try it!! You'll like it!!

Easier Said Than Done

April 21st, 2018


A combination of serious stuff and some good laughs!

In this episode we discuss how depression can lead to suicidal thoughts, how to recognize them and what to do about them.

We also discuss more funny examples of …

SSDI - Independence - Are We Stupid?

April 14th, 2018



In this episode, we bring updates from Social Security. Some you may know and forgot and some new ones!

We also discuss being disabled and still having independence.

An update from …

Are We Stupid...Independence...SSDI

April 10th, 2018


Are we stupid?

What is Independence?

Social Security Disability

Patients, Doctors and Social Security

April 7th, 2018


Happy Social Security Month!!

April is Social Security Month!

In this episode, we are discussing Heart Catheterization and Amputation. As well, we discuss the value of getting a second opinion before surgery.

We are …

Dodctors Lawyers and More

March 31st, 2018


In this episode3, we discuss the importance of doing as the doctors direct. As well as NOT lying to doctors in order to stay on disability or go back to work.

We also discuss the absurdity of going into detail with …

Lies, Deception and Lawyers

March 26th, 2018


A preview of the topics being discussed on the next episode of

An Apple A Day

The next episode will be published on Friday, 03,30,2018.

Limits, Letter, Opinion on Opiod Crisis

March 23rd, 2018


This episode deals with the limits we face as disabled people and how they continue to change.

We also discuss a letter from a listener in the Bronx, NY

And...You won't want to miss this...

We discuss the personal …

Limitations, Changes and Drugs

March 20th, 2018


As a disabled person, you know you are faced with physical limits, but what happens when those limits change? Can you adapt to these changes? Do you want to or is enough enough?

We are in a war on drugs! Please tell me …

Romance for the disabled

March 16th, 2018



This episode is about being disabled and dating. Just because you are disabled doesn't mean you can't have romance in your life.

We've compiled a list of the best free dating websites, …

Dates For The Disabled

March 14th, 2018


Socialization, dating and Dating websites for for people with disabilities. You won't want to miss out!

Don't Look At Me, I'm Still Hideous

March 10th, 2018


We discuss how some people make those with disabilities feel in public. Jimmy also answers a listener who accuses him of sounding like a member of the Sopranos!?

Don't Look At Me, I'm Hideous

March 5th, 2018


People think those with disabilities must have horrible lives.

Caregivers, Self Respect and Letter from Listener

March 3rd, 2018


We discuss the three different types of Caregivers and the role they play in our recuperation.

We discuss self respect and demand respect from others …

Wh and What is An Apple A Day

March 1st, 2018


A brief response to 2 e-mails explaining who and What is An Apple A Day as well as why you should listen to this podcast.

Liar, Liar Pants On Fire

February 24th, 2018


In this episode, we discuss various scams aimed at separating us from our money. Learn how to identify them and avoid becoming a victim.

Do you know who daytime TV advertisers are targeting? If you said YOU, you just …

Suicide, Shoes, Needles, Insulin, Drugs

February 16th, 2018


We are talking about suicide and suicide prevention and supply the suicide prevention hot Line Phone Number.

We continue talking about diabetic shoes and supply a website to read more about them and see the different …

Pills, Pills, Pills,Shoes, Glasses, Junkies and Fat People

February 10th, 2018


We discuss the dangers of stopping and starting medications on your own.

Free shoes for Diabetics.

Who to see for your eyes--Ophthalmologist or …

Bad Betty-Lost Friends-If you don't have legs, don't run

February 3rd, 2018


We answer Betty, a listener who thinks Jimmy Apple degrades stroke victims.

We discuss the fact that someone who becomes disabled  ends up loosing friends and finds one or two true friends.

Don't run a marathon if you …

An Apple A Day-In my heart & Do the stroke

January 27th, 2018


The very subtle signs of a hearty attack and a stroke and how to so them. What you see on TV usually is the extreme.

Diabetics are more likely to die from a heart attack or a stroke!

So...What are you waiting for? Down …

An Apple A Day, The ADA is not Santa Claus for the Disabled

January 20th, 2018


In this episode we correct some of the myths about the Americans with Disabilities Act ( ADA ) of 1990. Some people believe that the ADA is the answer to all of their problems after becoming disabled. It is definitely a …

An Apple A Day

January 13th, 2018


Turn off the TV and do something that is going to kill time while stimulating your brain... we've got a few suggestions for you!          Kill …

An Apple A Day - SSD update form , ,Journals, Saving Money

January 7th, 2018


Don't Freak Out when you receive an Update Form from Social Security Disability. We go over this form item for item. And at the same time, ease the fear some people have when the receive this form for the first time.

We …

An Apple A Day-playing video games is not a disease

December 29th, 2017


In this episode, Jimmy takes on the WHO (world Health organization) who believes that being addicted to video games is a disease that should be …

An Apple A Day-living with Diabetes - Saving money on a fixed income

December 17th, 2017


Jimmy answers Oscar the truck driver who believes that there should be no handicapped parking spaces in Malls or Shopping Centers.

A discussion about …

An Apple A Day - Stretching your dollar

December 7th, 2017


This episode is about saving money and stretching your dollars while living on a fixed income. We discuss credit cards and grocery shopping. We also …

An Apple A Day- Taking on Judge Judy, Handicap Parking Permits, Self Esteem

November 26th, 2017


In this episode, Jimmy takes issue with Judge Judy insulting a Woman on Disability. We also discuss Handicap parking permits and license plates,; How …

An Apple A Day - ten things to remember, workers comp to Social Security

November 26th, 2017


Ten things every disabled person should remember. In this episode, we also talk about the conversion from workers comp to social security/disability.

An Apple A Day

November 21st, 2017


You became disabled, what happens next? The show let's you know that you have someone to help you navigate through this difficult time in your life. …

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