On his 81st birthday, Kim shares a heartbreaking and inspirational message to her husband, Glen, and cherishes what intimate moments she can still share with him.
The Living with Alzheimer’s Film Project Announces four winners of its Short Film Competition. The jury consisting of Kim Campbell, Lisa Genova, Meryl Comer and others name their top picks for the 2017 film contest.
Dr. Tam Cummings explains what Compassion Fatigue is and offers a simple test where caregivers can see if they might be showing signs of this common but rarely spoken about medical condition.
With Valentine’s Day approaching, I was thinking about how wonderful it is to be in love and what a gift it is to be able to express your love to someone. Glen’s song, There’s No Me Without You, took on a deeper meaning for both of us as his sense of self began to diminish due to Alzheimer’s.
Perhaps it’s serendipitous that Glen played guitar on this Byrds record more than 50 years ago and it’s just now resonating with me as a caregiver. As the seasons turn, so must we turn away from defeat and depression as caregivers.