Meet Jean Lee, AlzAuthors Admin and Author of “Alzheimer’s Daughter”

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Both of my parents were diagnosed with Alzheimer’s on the same day. They were in their mid-eighties. I was the hometown daughter, working full time as a third grade teacher. My only sibling lived 1,000 miles away.

That sounds like a recipe for disaster, but my far-away sister was my greatest support­­­­‑‑my therapist by phone. Early on, about five years Continue reading “Meet Jean Lee, AlzAuthors Admin and Author of “Alzheimer’s Daughter””

Meet Margo Rose, author of “Body Aware Grieving”

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By Margo Rose

The first client with advanced Alzheimer’s who I worked with as a fitness trainer was named Gwen.

When I met her, she was 92 years old and had already lived for five years in the dementia section of an assisted care facility. Continue reading “Meet Margo Rose, author of “Body Aware Grieving””