• Alzheimer's Disease,  Caregiver Tools,  Early-Onset Alzheimer's

    Alzheimer’s Awareness Month 2017

    This Canadian Alzheimer’s Awareness month, Kath reflects on how her story has been told in the media and her life with Alzheimer’s.  A few of the interviews I’ve done recently state that I “put my life on hold” to deal with my mom’s diagnosis. I want to address this. That is not exactly how I’d word it, and it is my mistake if I said that/perhaps this was mistakenly implied. I’d say that I prioritised differently when Alzheimer’s joined our immediate family in my early-twenties. Life can’t be put on hold, as I’m sure we all know, things keep rollin’ atchya whether or not you’re prepared and we don’t have…