This Is Us and Alzheimer's

The latest storyline on This Is Us will feel familiar to many with aging parents: the worry of whether the small moments of absentmindedness we observe from our parents may actually be indications of a larger decline in their health. The character, Randall, is one of Rebecca’s three adult children. In recent episodes, he has…

October 5th, 8:30 am – 12:00 pm – Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Cincinnati Tri-State The Alzheimer’s Association would like to invite you, your friends and families to attend the Walk on Oct. 5 at Sawyer Point. Start a team or join an existing team, the great news is that there is no registration fee…

September 14th, 8:30 am – 11:30 am – Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Butler Warren Clinton Counties The Alzheimer’s Association would like to invite you, your friends and families to attend the Walk on Sept. 14 at Voice of America Park. Start a team or join an existing team, the great news is that there…

Face of Alzheimers Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is the fourth leading cause of death of Americans, after heart disease, cancer, and stroke. Worldwide, over 47 million people have the disease, and 76 million are expected to have the disease by 2030. While it is most commonly a condition of the elderly, doctors have discovered that even people in their 40’s,…

May 16th, 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm – Art of Making Memories The Art of Making Memories is the Alzheimer’s Association’s annual spring benefit brings together hundreds of community members and business leaders in support of care and cure for families living with Alzheimer’s. The benefit features framed, original artwork created by individuals in the…

Thanksgiving is all about family traditions: green bean casserole on the good china, the grandkids fighting over the wishbone, a huge wedge of Aunt Sue’s pumpkin pie, and everyone nodding off in front of the game. However, if one of your family members has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, you may need to make some…

Did You Know …? Living Every 67 seconds someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s, with the number of those suffering with the disease reaching an estimated 5.2 million in 2014. Numbers like these make the likelihood that you know someone—even love someone—with this disease very high! Dying Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause…

famous people with alzheimer's

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, more than 5 million Americans are living with the disease.  While there is a difference between normal memory loss from aging and Alzheimer’s/Dementia, memory care is available – and research is on-going into the fight of the disease. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed, know that you…

Living with Alzheimer’s Disease can be especially difficult during the Holidays.  Loving your family member brings the desire to help him or her enjoy the upcoming family times. Here are some things you can do to help make it as good as it can be. Pictures Show pictures of people who will be visiting and…