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Holt, Okemos softball to raise money for Alzheimer's

HOLT – For Holt softball coach Kim Reichard, Thursday’s doubleheader with CAAC Blue rival Okemos isn’t about winning or losing. On this specific day, results are an afterthought. 283 more words


Why I Walk Wednesday with Mary Dziedziak

Why I Walk – Faith of My Mother

I have always loved the song “Faith of our Fathers.” I have fond memories of my father singing this in his rich baritone voice and my mother playing it on the piano.  730 more words

Q&A: Do I have dementia, too?

This question was posed on a support forum for people working with memory problems (family, professionals, anyone interested in memory issues and memory care). It’s not an uncommon question. 337 more words

Alzheimer's Disease And Other Dementias

Impact on Family Care Partners

Families who help care for a person with dementia are the unsung heroes in the global fight against dementia. They carry out the majority of care-related tasks, often unpaid, and often for several years. 761 more words

Alzheimer's Disease And Other Dementias

Volunteer Spotlight Photo Essay: Melinda Franklin

by Rachel Turner

Melinda Franklin volunteers at the Alzheimer’s Association Western & Central Washington Chapter and the Greenwood Senior Center in Early Stage Memory Loss programs. 504 more words