By Wendy Mitchell Imagine yourself being given a diagnosis of Young Onset Dementia. Your life falls apart, you feel worthless, and of no use to anyone any more. Services are nonexistent, so you fee…
Loving a partner who may forget you, as the disease becomes increasingly common
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Cheryl A. Stevenson

So very true!

The six winners of last week’s Goodreads Giveaway will receive their complimentary copies of REQUIEM FOR THE STATUS QUO by end of this coming week. Copies are going to Del City, OK; Harker Heights, TX; Pooler, GA; Excelsior Springs, MO; South Colton, NY; and Jackson, MI. Congratulations!

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Daughter Shows What Alzheimer’s Did To Her Mother Over 2 Years, And Her Last Works Will Break Your Heart.

“The Progression of Alzheimer’s Through My Mom’s Crocheting:”

Alzheimer's is a terrifying disease with devastating effects, but for someone who's never witnessed it, it can be hard to imagine concrete examples of how it might change a person. A 34-year-old Reddit user from Camden, New Jersey, just posted a photo that illustrates her own mother's battle with Al...

I'm a "Calendar Girl" thanks to the Pacific Northwest Writers' Association. I'm the month of November with my REQUIEM FOR THE STATUS QUO.

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Irene Frances Olson to Black Rose Authors

I’m a “Calendar Girl” thanks to the Pacific Northwest Writers Association. I’m the month of November.

Such a great time participating in the author signing event at Pacific Northwest Writer's Association in Issaquah, WA. This was my last author event of 2017. Now I'm gearing up for my 2018 marketing plan!

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Alzheimer's & Dementia Resources

Laurie Lewis (@laurielclewis) writes best selling book about #dementia bringing people together.

Holidays can be challenging for families living with Alzheimer's and other dementias. Get tips on planning, gifts and managing stress, whether at home or a care facility. Find caregiver help and support, online and from your local chapter.
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Alzheimer's & Dementia Resources

Rose Lamatt (@RoseLamatt) writes her journey of caring for a friend. Reviewers say, "I highly recommend this book to anyone who might be a caregiver to a loved one with dementia."

By Don Wendorf I wrote CAREGIVER CAROLS: A Musical, Emotional Memoir to cope with my own emotional struggles as a caregiver for my late wife Susan with her strokes and vascular dementia and to help…

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Enter for a chance to win a free copy of The Truth About Melissa: A Soul Mate Experiment. The novelized account of what happens when a man creates his ideal soul mate...and then meets her four years later.
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Alzheimer's & Dementia Resources

Gary Joseph LeBlanc's books (@GaryJoeLeBlanc) would make caring Christmas gifts for any #caregiver.

I'm so excited about this Alzheimer's cruise. Although I will not be attending, myself and others in the AlzAuthors group to which I belong are one of the sponsors and our books will be made available to those on board. What a delightful cruise for caregivers and their loved ones, in a supportive and nurturing environment.