alzheimers Articles
Confessions From The Master
Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 by Pamela R
SoooI havent written something personal in a minute, in a long minute and I needed to remind myself self, that itsjust as important to continue to share my personal story and perspective as it is to share information. I Continue reading Read more
From CBS Sunday Morning: How One Family May Raise Hope For All Alzheimer’s Patients
Monday, April 14th, 2014 by Pamela R
Every 67 seconds someone in the United States is diagnosed with Alzheimers.OKpause Its all a sad numbers game, 67 seconds, 16 million patientsby 2050, costing 1 trillion dollars and numberless lovegivers in the trenches caring for loved ones. On twittertodayI Continue reading Read more
I Would LOVE Your Vote….My Blog Is Nominated For SeniorHomes 2014 In Best Blogs By Individuals Category
Thursday, April 10th, 2014 by Pamela R
You did it for me lastyear and once again I would GREATLY APPRECIATE your vote Confessions of a Master Caregiver hasthe honor of being nominatedto the Best Senior Living Awards 2014 in the Best Blogs by Individuals category. For those of you unfamiliarwith my stor... Read more
New Study In Neurology Reports: Deaths From Alzheimer’s More Than Reported
Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 by Pamela R
A new study that came out in March in the journal Neurology,found that annual death rates from Alzheimers should be closer to 500,000 putting its numbers on par with the biggest killers, heart disease and cancer. Here is the report Alzheimers disease accounts for many more deaths... Read more
The Days Of March
Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 by Pamela R
Oh the days of March passed on and there have been many things to share and muse about, but with a laptop glitch, Ive felt so behind. My laptop is still glitching, but Im catching up, and catching you up. So get ready for information, sharing and confessions and musings from my m... Read more
NBC Nightly News Report: Alzheimer’s Rate Accelerating
Monday, March 3rd, 2014 by Pamela R
Alzheimers statistics show that someone in America develops Alzheimers every 70 seconds, a rate expected to accelerate sharply in the years ahead. NBCs Robert Bazell reports.Filed under Awareness, Caregiving, Life, Research, Videos Tagged Brian Williams, NBC Nightly News Read more
"stand your ground" follow-up
Saturday, March 1st, 2014 by MissBert
Back in December, I wrote about the sad case where an elderly Alzheimer's patient was shot to death under the "stand your ground" law, which allows you to shoot basically anyone you feel like shooting if you can claim you are threatened.To quickly recap, Mr Ronald Westbrook was w... Read more
Seth Rogen’s Impassioned Yet Funny Plea for Alzheimer’s Awareness, Opens Up About His Mother-In-Law’s Struggle With Alzheimer’s
Friday, February 28th, 2014 by Pamela R
Click the picture to see the video. There are no words to describe HOW filled I am with joy, tears, pride, etc. to see this video of actorwriterdirector Seth Rogen addressing the Senate committee about Alzheimers. This disease has such a stigma that we are working to remove and a... Read more
Alzheimer’s Association, The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research Team Up For Research
Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 by Pamela R
Although some may be wondering what brought Alzheimers and Parkinsons groups together for research with memory loss for one and changes in physicalabilities from another look different but many would be surprised to learn the that their biological damage is quite similar. Both di... Read more
Confessions Recognized as a “Best Blog For Caregivers” by Visiting Nurse Service of New York
Monday, February 17th, 2014 by Pamela R
I love surprises of all types, mostly the good ones and it was an honor when I discovered a few months ago that my blog, the-caregiver-and-Alzheimers-source-of-information engine that could was recognized by the Visiting Nurse Service of New York. I am humbled to be included on t... Read more
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