Braden Bishop Plays Every Game 4MOM
Seattle Mariners prospect Braden Bishop spent his junior season at University of Washington raising awareness for Alzheimer's, not only to help his mom, Suzy, who had just been diagnosed with the disease, but to cope with the news himself.
America Needs Alzheimer’s Funding Now
While the National Institute of Health spends $3 billion a year on AIDS research, and nearly $4.9 billion on cancer, for Alzheimer’s it spends only $500 million, an enormous drop off for an illness that is already widespread and growing rapidly.
The Daily Life of an Alzheimer’s Caregiver
My dad was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s about three years ago. After an extended stay at the hospital and stints in two different rest homes, my mom brought him home to care for him herself. There is an unseen routine in the lives of most home caregivers...