The Alzheimer's Reading Room operates for the benefit of society.
In the Alzheimer's Reading Room (ARR), we offer "real life" solutions to problems that Alzheimer's caregivers, dementia carers, and dementia professionals face each day.
"The Alzheimer’s Reading Room is what it claims to be – and more.
This comprehensive site is run by former caregiver and gifted advocate Bob DeMarco.
Filled with wonderful contributions from a variety of talented writers, this site offers everything you need to know about the challenge of caregiving, learning about your loved one’s condition, and taking care of yourself as well.
Thanks to the tireless efforts of everyone at the Alzheimer’s Reading Room, you have a go-to place for advice, education, and an occasional laugh.
Stop by, and start feeling empowered to handle life as a caregiver.
We have been ranked among the best Alzheimer's blog for 5 straight years.
Published daily since 2009, the website contains more than 5,000 articles. Much of our content was designed to provide direct solutions to the problems that caregivers face in their daily life.
Our goal is to help you have the best caregiving experience possible.
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Read our short testimonials page.
From Rudy Tanzi Time Magazine's 100 most influential people in the world. Professor of Neurology and holder of the Joseph P. and Rose F. Kennedy Endowed Chair in Neurology at Harvard University.
"The Alzheimer's Reading Room and Bob DeMarco are true treasures to Alzheimer's patients and their loved ones, especially their caregivers. As a scientist I visit the site every day for the always current research updates."
"The world is incredibly fortunate to have this endless source of information and support. God bless you, Bob, and thanks for all you do!"
From Jack Barrette CEO, WEGO Health
"With Alzheimer’s Reading Room, Bob DeMarco shares not only his own journey as a loving Alzheimer’s caregiver but also his remarkable gift for curating, storytelling, discovery, scientific curiosity and practical wisdom."
"The Alzheimer’s Reading Room is the internet’s top resource, and it should be the first “prescription” for anyone facing this challenge."
From Janet Steiner, Director, Brevard Alzheimer's Foundation
"Without a doubt, you were the most sensational, inspirational speaker ever!
"Caregivers can relate to your message because it truly comes from your heart and your personal experience; and caregivers need to know that others have done it and survived."
"You’re a joy to be around, your enthusiasm is infectious. Caregivers continue to this day (2 months since your presentation) to comment on how helpful your presentation was. Many have commented on trying some of your suggestions and being thrilled with the outcomes."
"Thank you for highlighting caregiving, giving it the notoriety it deserves."
"You have so much more to offer caregivers than I think you realize."
"Thank you for sharing. Please keep up the good work, caregivers need to hear your stories, they lend meaning to the intense tasks of constant caring!"
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