Before I forget.

Written by Trish Vradenburg and Special Guests

By 2020 Blog

January 28, 2016 - Alan Arnette

Alan Arnette is son, activist and mountaineer extraordinaire. Alan has climbed the highest peak on every continent in honor of his mother, Ida. Pretty incredible. His meditation first appeared in our book Seasons of Caring: Meditations for Alzheimer's and Dementia Caregivers. - Trish

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


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