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Join Our Sing-A-Long Wtih Barbara Lee Thursday May 14th

Do You Like to Sing, Humm or Dance?

The Next Sing-Along, Sing-Alone is May 14th, 2020 -2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 7pm London, 8pm South Africa and on the 6th at 5am in Australia AET

Instructions to Join Zoom Are Below:

Join Zoom Meeting https://tinyurl.com/ydbzrznz Meeting ID: 824 1819 4417
Password: 603365

When we do these sessions, participants can see one another but can’t hear each other sing together due to internet timing (delays) which are different for each user. Given there was so much interest we are recording these so people can access them as they want.

Here are Two Past Sessions

Watch the Sing-a-longs anytime on Youtube!

Subscribe to Alzheimer’s Speaks Youtube Channel

Barbara Lee entertains nursing homes, memory care, senior living centers, assisted living and private parties. She loves to engage the whole audience.

Contact Barbara Lee

Website: https://www.musicmemoriesmn.com/

Email: BarbaraLee@MusicMemoriesMN.com 

Phone: 612-227-7087

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sound information, not just sound bites since 2011.

Support Alzheimer’s Speaks work by Downloading the Song “Clarion Call” by the Mark Arneson Band featuring Mia Dorr on your favorite msuic APP.

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

Finding Gratitude During Difficult Times

Click Below To Watch Dementia Quick Tip #10

We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

Dementia Chats – Those Living with Dementia Talk Openly

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Read Full Post »

Making Travel Moments Timeless – Even When We Are Shut In

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio – Shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sounds news, not just sound bites, since 2011.

Click Below to Watch the Show

Lori La Bey, host and founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks talks with Jan Dougherty of Trav-Alz.  She is the author of a new book called, “Travel Well with Dementia: Essential Tips to Enjoy the Journey” and today we will discuss how to keep travel and it’s memories alive while we are all shut down due to the Corona virus.  Jan shares  a lot of great ideas and resources for today and tomorrows travel needs.

The Radio Show Goes Live: Tuesday – May 5th, 2020 -2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 7pm London, 8pm South Africa and on the 6th at 5am in Australia AET

Click the Graphic Below to Listen the Radio Show

Contact Jan Dougherty

Website: www.trav-alz.com

Email: jdougherty@trav-alz.com

Please leave a comment.  We would love to hear from.

All shows on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio are accessible to listen to at anytime to once they go live – Enjoy.

Support Alzheimer’s Speaks work by Downloading the Song Clarion Call by the Mark Arneson Band featuring Mia Dorr on your favorite msuic APP and

Contact Lori La Bey

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

NEXT SING-A-LONG APRIL 30TH

Click Below To Watch Dementia Quick Tip #9

We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

Dementia Chats – Those Living with Dementia Talk Openly

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Read Full Post »

Getting Creative Yet Back To Basics With Dementia, Engagement and Covid 19

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio – Shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sounds news, not just sound bites, since 2011.

Click Below to Watch the Show

Today’s weekly Covid Special features Barbara Lee Friedman a vocalist and guitarist with Music Memories MN, Cathy Braxton, Author and Co-founder of Dementia Raw living with MCI and Trescia Dunn from Blessences, who is always implementing ways to improve the world. Our host has a fun conversation which will give people a lot of ideas on ways to engage with those with dementia and their families.

The Radio Show Goes Live: Monday – May 4th, 2020 -2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 7pm London, 8pm South Africa and on the 6th at 5am in Australia AET

Click the Graphic Below to Listen the Radio Show

Contact Information for our Panelists:

Catherine Braxton:

Website – www.dementiaraw.net

Email: SilverDawnInfo@Gmail.com

Barbara Lee:

Website – https://www.musicmemoriesmn.com

Email: BarbaraLee@MusicMemoriesMN.com

Phone: 612-227-7087

Trescia Dunn:

Blog – www.Blessences.com

Email: Trescia@Blessences.com

Contact our Host, Lori La Bey with Questions or Branding Needs

Please leave a comment.  We would love to hear from.

All shows on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio are accessible to listen to at anytime to once they go live – Enjoy.

Support Alzheimer’s Speaks work by Downloading the Song Clarion Call by the Mark Arneson Band featuring Mia Dorr on your favorite msuic APP and

Contact Lori La Bey

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

NEXT SING-A-LONG APRIL 30TH

Click Below To Watch Dementia Quick Tip #9

We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

Dementia Chats – Those Living with Dementia Talk Openly

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Read Full Post »

Learn What The “IRS” Of Caregiving Is & How It Helps

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio – Shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sounds news, not just sound bites.

Click Below to Listen the Radio Show

Lori La Bey, host of Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio talks with Latorius Adams who is a Family Caregiver Support Program Specialist and Medicare Counselor with the Harnett County Division on Aging. Today she will share with us what the “IRS” of Caregiving stands for and how it can help us to understand it.

Contact Information for Latorius Adams

Website: www/harnett.org/aging

Email:  lsadams@harnett.org

Phone:  910-814-6075

Mailing Address:  Harnett County Division on Aging – 309 W. Cornelius Harnett Blvd. Lillington NC 27546

Please leave a comment.  We would love to hear from.

All shows on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio are accessible to listen to at anytime to once they go live – Enjoy.

Support Alzheimer’s Speaks work by Downloading the Song Clarion Call by the Mark Arneson Band featuring Mia Dorr on your favorite msuic APP and

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

NEXT SING-A-LONG APRIL 30TH

Click Below To Watch Dementia Quick Tip #9

We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

Dementia Chats – Those Living with Dementia Talk Openly

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Read Full Post »

Adapting Services During Covid 19 – April 27th

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio – Shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sounds news, not just sound bites.

Click Above to Watch the Show

Today Lori La Bey, talks with Ian Sherriff from the UK, Gus Noble in Illinois and Dorinda Krueger in Minnesota about how the Corona Virus has effected their services and how they are responding to meet the needs of those living with dementia or caring for them.

Please leave a comment.  We would love to hear from.

Click Below to Listen the Radio Show

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sound information, not just sound bites since 2011.

Contact Information for Our Panel

Ian Sherriff

Email: ian.sherriff@plymouth.ac.uk

Dorinda Krueger

Website: www.savageseniorliving.com

Email: dkruege4@fairview.org

Gus Noble

Website: www.caledoniaseniorliving.org

Email: GusNoble@CaledoniaSeniorLiving.org

All shows on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio are accessible to listen to at anytime to once they go live – Enjoy.

Support Alzheimer’s Speaks work by Downloading the Song Clarion Call by the Mark Arneson Band featuring Mia Dorr on your favorite msuic APP and

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

Our Next Sing-A-Long with Barbara Lee will be Thursday April 30th 2pm ET, 1pm CT, 12pm MT, 11am PT, 7pm London. Watch for more information to come.

NEXT SING-A-LONG APRIL 30TH

Click Below To Watch Dementia Quick Tip #9

We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

Dementia Chats – Those Living with Dementia Talk Openly

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Read Full Post »

Rethinking How We Use Volunteer Team

Tuesday – April 21st, 2020 -2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 6pm London, 8pm South Africa and on the 22nd at 5am in Australia AET

Click Below to Listen the Radio Show

Today our host Lori La Bey, talks with Dr. Paul Falkowski who is an author, musician, entrepreneur, teacher, public speaker and consultant who strongly promotes and advocates for expanding the role of volunteers in long-term care.  I am so excited to have him on the show to discuss his newly released book “Creating the Volun-Cheer Force: Rethinking the way we use volunteers in long-term care” which is so very timely right now.

Please leave a comment.  We would love to hear from.

All shows on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio are accessible to listen to at anytime to once they go live – Enjoy.

Contact Information for Dr. Paul Falkowski

Email: paul@voluncheerleader.com

Website: www.VolunCheerLeader.com

Phone: 800-589-2084

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sound information, not just sound bites since 2011.

Support Alzheimer’s Speaks work by Downloading the Song Clarion Call by the Mark Arneson Band featuring Mia Dorr on your favorite msuic APP and

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

Finding Gratitude During Difficult Times

Click Below To Watch Dementia Quick Tip #9

We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

Dementia Chats – Those Living with Dementia Talk Openly

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Read Full Post »

Covid 19 Special on Alzheimer’s Speaks April 19th, 2020

Today Lori La Bey, host of Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio talks with three panelists making a positive impact while pivoting services to meet the needs in today’s market. Our panelists are:

Click Above to Watch the Show

Please leave a comment.  We would love to hear from.

Andrea M. Bazolin is the Founder of Ever Human who helps individuals and companies tackle their technology needs no matter what level they are at.

Cyndy Hunt Luzinski is the founder and Executive Director of Dementia Friendly Communities of Northern Colorado providing services to those living with dementia, their family care partners and professionals looking to improve their services and retain their staff.

George Graziani is the inventor of the Contact Tracing App COVID-19 Contacts which is a critical APP these days to help people track who they have been around.

Sunday – April 19th, 2020 -2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 6pm London, 8pm South Africa and on the 20th at 5am in Australia AET

Click Below to Listen the Radio Show

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sound information, not just sound bites since 2011.

Contact Information for panelists

Andrea M. Bazoin

Website: www.everhuman.io

Email: Andreab@everhuman.io

Cyndy Hunt Luzinski

Email: Cyndy@dfcnoco.org

Website:  www.DFCNoCO.org

George Graziani

Website: www.Covid-19contacts.com

Email: George.Graziani@gmail.com

Contact Information for Our Panelists

All shows on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio are accessible to listen to at anytime to once they go live – Enjoy.

Support Alzheimer’s Speaks work by Downloading the Song Clarion Call by the Mark Arneson Band featuring Mia Dorr on your favorite msuic APP and

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

Finding Gratitude During Difficult Times

Click Below To Watch Dementia Quick Tip #9

We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

Dementia Chats – Those Living with Dementia Talk Openly

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Read Full Post »

SING-A-LONG VIDEO WITH BARBARA LEE, COMPLIMENTS OF ALZHEIMER’S SPEAKS RADIO

Do You Like to Sing, Humm or Dance? Watch the Sing-a-long anytime on Youtube!

Watch the complete video below

Subscribe to Alzheimer’s Speaks Youtube Channel

When we do these sessions, participants can see one another but can’t hear each other sing together due to internet timing (delays) which are different for each user. Given there was so much interest we are recording these so people can access them as they want.

Next SING-A-LONG IS THURSDAY APRIL 30TH at 2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 6pm London, 8pm South Africa and on MAY 1ST at 5am in Australia AET

oin Zoom Meeting Link
Meeting ID: 966 7145 5883
Password: 024327

A picture of some of our guests

Or Listen to the Show on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio by Clicking below Graphic

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sound information, not just sound bites since 2011.

Barbara Lee Friedman has enjoyed entertaining people through song for years. Due to physical distancing Barbara agreed to join Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio for our first Sing-a-long! We had no idea what to expect but had a fabulous turnout from people around the world. We cat wait for the next one.

Some more picture of our participants

You will hear magical songs from years gone by which will trigger memories from the past. I can personally endorse Barbara’s work as I have several short youtube videos (videographer Nancy Chakrin) featuring her work with my mother.

NEXT SING-A-LONG THURSDAY APRIL 30TH See Below Details

Next SING-A-LONG IS THURSDAY APRIL 30TH at 2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 6pm London, 8pm South Africa and on MAY 1ST at 5am in Australia AET

Join Zoom Meeting Link
Meeting ID: 966 7145 5883
Password: 024327

Barbara Lee entertains nursing homes, memory care, senior living centers, assisted living and private parties. She loves to engage the whole audience.

Contact Barbara Lee

Website: https://www.musicmemoriesmn.com/

Email: BarbaraLee@MusicMemoriesMN.com 

Phone: 612-227-7087

Support Alzheimer’s Speaks work by Downloading the Song “Clarion Call” by the Mark Arneson Band featuring Mia Dorr on your favorite msuic APP.

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

Finding Gratitude During Difficult Times

Click Below To Watch Dementia Quick Tip #9

We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

Dementia Chats – Those Living with Dementia Talk Openly

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Read Full Post »

Join the Sing-a-long Thursday

Thursday – April 16th, 2020 -2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 6pm London, 8pm South Africa and on the 17th at 5am in Australia AET

Do You Like to Sing, Humm or Dance? Join us Thursday April 16th

FREE EVENT

Barbara Lee Friedman has enjoyed entertaining people through song for years. Due to physical distancing Barbara has agreed to join us for our first Sing-a-long on Thursday April 16 at – 2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 6pm London, 8pm South Africa and on the 17th at 5am in Australia AET.

You will hear magical songs from years gone by which will trigger memories from the past. I can personally endorse Barbara’s work as I have several short youtube videos (videographer Nancy Chakrin) featuring her work with my mother.

For Zoom Link, Meeting Id & Password See Below

Join Our Zoom Sing-A-Long Here

Meeting ID: 948 1304 3309
Password: 091068

Barbara Lee entertains nursing homes, memory care, senior living centers, assisted living and private parties. She loves to engage the whole audience.

Contact Barbara Lee Friedman

Website: https://www.musicmemoriesmn.com/

Email: BarbaraLee@MusicMemoriesMN.com 

Phone: 612-227-7087

Support Alzheimer’s Speaks work by Downloading the Song “Clarion Call” by the Mark Arneson Band featuring Mia Dorr on your favorite msuic APP.

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

Finding Gratitude During Difficult Times

Click Below To Watch Dementia Quick Tip #9

We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

Dementia Chats – Those Living with Dementia Talk Openly

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Read Full Post »

Kronolo-G Organizing Our Photos & Preserve Our Memories

Tuesday – April 14th, 2020 -2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 6pm London, 8pm South Africa and on the 15th at 5am in Australia AET

Click Above to Listen the Show

Lori La Bey Talks with Dennis Fassetta the Founder of Tempus Roads, a company that develops APPs.  Tempus Roads released the Kronolo-G.com website in 2017, and the mobile apps in 2019. We are going to learn more how Kronolo-G can help us organize our photos and preserve our memories to easily share with others.

Call in to speak with the host (323) 870-4602

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sound information, not just sound bites since 2011.

Website:  https://kronolo-g.com

Email: Customer.Service@Kronolo-g.com

Download at the Apple Store as Kronolo-G or from Google Play Store as Kronolo-G

Support Alzheimer’s Speaks work by Downloading the Song “Clarion Call” by the Mark Arneson Band featuring Mia Dorr on your favorite msuic APP.

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

Finding Gratitude During Difficult Times

Click Below To Watch Dementia Quick Tip #9

We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

Dementia Chats – Those Living with Dementia Talk Openly

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Read Full Post »

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