The Genius of Marian is a powerful, in-depth look at one family’s struggle against Alzheimer’s. It explores the complex ways that life changes for an entire family when an Alzheimer’s diagnosis is made. Patients begin to change, partners become primary care givers, and children try to help while preserve the person that is slowing fading in The Long Goodbye.
This video clip below is from Pam White’s perspective. She was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s at 61.
An Alzheimers diagnosis is heartbreaking and deeply frightening, hitting us with the realization that our minds are going to be affected and the inevitable outcome is death – because Alzheimer’s disease is ultimately deadly. Adding to the frustration is the fact that we don’t understand it and cannot cure it. There is only one solution: research. Each new breakthrough with this disease brings us closer to prevention, treatment, and with patience and perseverance, a cure. Learn how you can help us accomplish this goal! Click here to help.Whizzco