Maria Shriver, public figure and executive producer of The Alzheimer’s Project, has had a personal connection with Alzheimer’s disease. She has experienced the frustration, distress, and regret that comes with dealing with the disease.
She says that while she has the ability to generate attention and awareness she is striving to make a difference for the Alzheimer’s community.
Check out her strong words in the video below!
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