Meet Martin Schreiber, author of "My Two Elaines"

By Martin J. Schreiber  If there’s one thing worse than Alzheimer’s, it’s ignorance of the disease. Count me among those who were ignorant. Over the past decade, I’ve learned more about Alzheimer’s than I ever thought was possible. To be sure, I’m no expert on the...

Meet Iris Waichler, author of "Role Reversal"

By Iris Waichler I began writing my book, Role Reversal: How to Take Care of Yourself and Your Aging Parents, as a tribute to my father, Melvin Sneider. I knew he was an extraordinary and giving person who had touched many lives. When I began writing, he was 95 and in...

Meet Jaclyn Guenette, Author of "I Smile for Grandpa"

By Jaclyn Guenette “How do I explain dementia to children?” has been a question asked to me over and over throughout the years.  Let’s be honest, dementia is difficult to understand.  There are several disease types so it’s complex and often presents differently for...