Before 78. Happy and healthy. 165 pounds. A creature of habit, waking every morning at 7:30 to walk his two pugs, Jesse and Bruzer, as the inviting sun rises over the Florida beaches. The man I am describing is an enigma – the simplest, yet most complex being I have ever had the privilege of … Continue reading Breakfast with Bopie
Two of our heroes here at the Georgia Chapter, are Dan and his wife Denise. Denise was diagnosed with dementia at the young age of 56, about 3 1/2 years ago. Since then, their lives have changed dramatically. Inspired to use their voices about this terrible disease, both Dan and Denise have become Champions and Advocates … Continue reading Dan’s Caregiver Video Blog
Today, I'd like to take just a moment to talk about the importance of social media with regards to what we do here at the Alzheimer's Association. I'm sure by now you've all seen something about the Ice Bucket Challenge - on your Facebook pages, YouTube, favorite morning TV show, a blog site - somewhere. And … Continue reading “Getting It” about Getting Social!