One day one of my precious Alzheimer's clients, who was losing her ability to speak, surprised me with this 4-word sentence, "You really understand me."
Understanding the men and women with this disease takes getting to know them, and it takes FOCUS.
I have a volleyball teammate who developed "early onset" Alzheimer's Disease - in her FORTIES! While she could still skillfully pass the volleyball back and forth with us, she lost her ability to talk.
What can we do to better understand and end this disease? I'm inviting you to spend an hour or two with me on a Sunday afternoon to FOCUS on this disease. Let's not pass the ball to someone else. We can Walk to End Alzheimer's.
Thank you for helping us advance Alzheimer's support, care and research!
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