May 11, 2018
Adam Rowe recounts a harrowing experience with his mother, who has frontotemporal dementia.
July 6, 2016
Karen Mason reflects on her late husband, Tommy Mason, whom she describes as "larger than life," a trait that remained even as he endured the effects of Alzheimer’s.
December 18, 2015
Adam Rowe shares his experience planning his parents' 50th anniversary while accommodating limitations caused by his mother's frontotemporal dementia.
May 8, 2015
Adam Rowe reminsces about his mother's voice, the devastating feeling when Alzheimer's disease quiets it. Or silences it completely.
March 5, 2015
Loss is a natural part of caring for an Alzheimer's patient. These brave men and women facing Alzheimer's have lost many things in their lives. Love isn't one of them.
December 10, 2014
It’s no secret that the holidays can be a stressful time. For families living with Alzheimer’s, that stress is often magnified.
November 18, 2014
Four years ago, I received the shock of a lifetime: my wife of 22 years, B. Smith, was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease.
June 30, 2014
My husband and I had been together 26 years when he became one of nearly six million North Americans diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Seven years later, I was an Alzheimer’s widow.
June 12, 2014
Like many people experiencing Alzheimer's in its early stages, my father began misplacing important objects and forgetting the names of people.
May 20, 2014
Healthcare professionals rarely screen patients—even those with many risk factors—for cognitive issues or dementia.