Jan 30, 2018

Bill Gates Reveals His Father is Living with Alzheimer's Disease

Bill Gates has revealed for the first time that his father is living with Alzheimer's.


Bill Gates has revealed for the first time that his father is living with Alzheimer's.
By Bob DeMarco
Alzheimer's Reading Room

Alzheimer's knows no boundaries. Glen Campbell, Pat Summitt, Ronald Reagan, Sargent Shriver (Maria Shriver's dad), Rita Hayworth, my mom Dotty, your loved one. No boundaries.

Previously I wrote, Bill Gates Invests $100 Million into Alzheimer's Research; and, now we know the catalyst of his decision. See Bill Gates talk with Maria Shriver at the bottom of this article.



Along with this article I decided to include some of the articles I wrote previously that I hope you will both read and share in the Alzheimer's community.

If you are a caregivers and you are feeling sad, or feel like your situation is hopeless.

Alzheimer's Care, The Power of Purpose in Our Lives

The Effect of Emotional Super Glue in Alzheimer's Care

Are Alzheimer's Caregivers the Forgotten?

Learning how to communicate with a person living with Alzheimer's or a related dementia is not easy. Here are some of the things I learned as I cared for my mom for over eight years.

The Importance of Touch and Kindness in Dementia Care

Communicating in Alzheimer's World

How to Listen to an Alzheimer's Patient

3 Ways to Redirect a Dementia Patient and Embrace Reality

Some things for family, relatives and friends of Alzheimer's patients to consider.

Alzheimer's Care, Sitting in The Front Row

Why People with Dementia Switch Back to the Past

Dementia Patients are People Too



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