Tag: Alzheimer’s Association

Alzheimer’s, memory loss and confusion

  Terry Price In the earlier stages, memory loss and confusion may be mild. The person with dementia may be aware of and frustrated by the changes taking place such as difficulty recalling recent events, making decisions or processing what was said by others. In the later stages, memory loss becomes far more severe. A…

Alzheimer’s Walk set for Nov. 17, 2018

  The Alzheimer’s Walk will be held November 17, 2018. The impact Alzheimer’s disease can have on individuals, family and friends can be overwhelming. No one should go through this journey alone. The Alzheimer’s Association Desert Southwest Chapter in Phoenix has a variety of free programs, services and resources to assist you and your family…

Save the Date for annual Alzheimer’s Walk

  Terry Price November 17 sounds like a L-O-N-G time away; in fact it is, but please mark that date on your calendar! The 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be a great event this year! The team captains for this year’s walk are Jane Kihlstrom, Gerard Wittman, Linda Farestad, Mary Beth Fisher, Bev Hokanson…

8th Annual Walk To End Alzheimer’s

Terry Price Start your day and weekend with that great feeling of making a difference. Walk with your friends, family and pet in Robson Ranch’s eighth annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The Walk begins November 18 at 9:00 a.m. Please be there at 8:30 to check in. The lines will be marked: check-in only or…

It’s time for our annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s

So get your walking shoes on and your generosity and caring at a peak! We are hearing regularly about the devastation Alzheimer’s disease brings for the affected, the caregivers and the family. I’m sure since our 2016 Walk to End Alzheimer’s many of you have had Alzheimer’s touch your lives. We are the ones that…

Walk to End Alzheimer’s 2017

Terry Price It is time to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions! In just the one year since the last Walk I am sure many of you have been touched by family or friends whose life has been touched by Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s is a runaway train barreling down on all…

Queen of Hearts Tea Party

The Queen of Hearts invites you to her tea party on Sunday, March 12, 2017, from noon to 4:00 p.m. in the Hermosa Ballroom at Robson Ranch AZ. The invitation is open to all. The proceeds support local Alzheimer Support Groups and research of this incurable disease. Individual tickets are $30 per person, and dedicated…

2016 Walk to End Alzheimer’s a big success

Participants in Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Terry Price Thank you to all who participated in and donated to the successful Walk to End Alzheimer’s on November 19. Team Vicki participated in full force with 45 members led by Jane Kihlstrom in memory of her sister, Vicki. It was a perfect morning for our three-mile walk with lots of happiness that goes…

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

In case your Views went into recycling before you cut off the reminder at the end of this article, here is a second chance to put the info on your calendar! It is time to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions! Alzheimer’s is a runaway train barreling down on all of…

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

In case your Views went into recycling before you cut off the reminder at the end of this article, here is a second chance to put the info on your calendar! It is time to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions! Alzheimer’s is a runaway train barreling down on all of…