Creating Dementia-friendly Communities, One Dementia Friend at a Time

Creating Dementia-friendly Communities, One Dementia Friend at a Time

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Creating Dementia-friendly Communities, One Dementia Friend at a Time

Research suggests a genetic connection between Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, and Lewy body dementia. So, when my father was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, I became an advocate for dementia awareness. I may or may not face dementia as my Parkinson’s progresses, but my dad is facing it now. Together, we are Batman and Robin. We do things together. The most important parts of our adventures are the opportunities to empower him. This could mean helping him…

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