According to a recent report by Alzheimer’s Disease International, an estimated 50 million people are living with dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are progressive (which means it will get worse over time) and life-shortening
“A native of Nashville, Tennessee, and a Vanderbilt University alumna, I grew up as a young caregiver for my disabled mother. Caring for her since age 11, I was isolated, scared, and like many other young caregivers in the United States, I did…
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Meredith speaks freely about paying things forward and helping others when they are in need.
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Strategies for anyone who is looking to provide or manage outstanding daily care while maintaining—and even enhancing—their own health and mental well-being.
Whether readers are providing the care themselves, managing a caregiver, or sharing the responsibilities, this book presents the most effective tips, tricks, and small changes that can reduce stress and make life easier.
“This is a heartbreaking story of a mother and father’s struggles and loss of their son due to addiction and mental illness.”
Ashley represents 1700 people (including healthcare workers) who want to make a change in healthcare in Ohio
It really is difficult to believe that a person in charge, would cause so much harm to an employee.