Before I forget.

Written by Trish Vradenburg and Special Guests

By 2020 Blog

January 19, 2016 - Trish Vradenburg

This post originally appeared on Huffington Post. ~ Trish

It started with lapses of memory. But who doesn't have those, right? It just means you have to concentrate a little more, be more focused and present in your life. At least that's what B. Smith thought at first.

December 22, 2015 - Dr. Richard Morgan

Rev. Dr. Richard Morgan is a founder of the UsAgainstAlzheimer's Clergy Network, the author of the upcoming Leader's Guide for Seasons of Caring: Meditations for Alzheimer's and Dementia Caregivers. I am grateful to Dr. Morgan for sharing this beautiful and simple reminder to us all. - Trish 

December 22, 2015 - Rev. Brenda Carroll

Reverend Brenda Carroll is Superintendent of the Chattanooga District, Holston Conference of the United Methodist Church in Chattanooga, TN, and is a founder of UsAgainstAlzheimer's Clergy Network. Rev. Carroll's meditation first appeared in our book Seasons of Caring: Meditations for Alzheimer's and Dementia Caregivers. - Trish 

December 21, 2015 - Trish Vradenburg

We end 2015 on an encouraging note in the fight against Alzheimer's. Congress has passed a bill to fund the government for the coming year providing an historic $350 million increase for Alzheimer’s research at the National Institutes of Health. The increase means NIH will have additional money to support critical Alzheimer's-related research and, hopefully, move us closer to ending this devastating disease.

December 18, 2015 - Ann Napoletan

Ann Napoletan is a founder of UsAgainstAlzheimer's Caregiver Support Group, a member of both our Activists and Clergy Networks, and authors the blog "The Long and Winding Road though Alzheimer's." She also manages the Treasury Department for the nation's largest not-for-profit provider of affordable senior housing and services. Ann also lost her mom to Alzheimer's. Here she offers expert advice on managing what can be such a challenging time of the year. - Trish

December 14, 2015 - Greg O'Brien

Nobody says it better than Greg. Any Congressperson who doesn't support a huge uptick in research funds for Alzheimer's disease neeeds a heart transplant. Greg's opinion piece was published in The Hill newspaper - Trish

December 9, 2015 - Daisy Duarte

Daisy Duarte is a patient Advocate for LatinosAgainstAlzheimer's Network. Daisy calls on lawmakers to make Alzheimer's research funding a national priority in this story, which appeared in the Kansas City Star. - Trish

November 20, 2015 - Trish Vradenburg
September 29, 2015 - George and Trish Vradenburg
August 11, 2015 - Richard L. Morgan

Rev. Dr. Richard Morgan is a founder of the UsAgainstAlzheimer's Clergy Network, the author of the upcoming Leader's Guide for Seasons of Caring: Meditations for Alzheimer's and Dementia Caregivers, and works in pastoral care for those with Alzheimer's and their caregivers. - Trish 

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