This Disease (Alzheimer's) has made me fearless -- Meryl Comer
By Bob DeMarco
Alzheimer's Reading Room
Meryl is President of the Geoffrey Beene Foundation Alzheimer’s Initiative and organized Rock Stars of Science initiative.
The Geoffrey Beene Gives Back® Alzheimer's Initiative was launched in November, 2007 as a major charitable beneficiary of the "GBGB Geoffrey Beene Gives Back®" philanthropic program.
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Publisher Alzheimer's Reading Room
Author Bob DeMarco
Title: Meryl Comer on Alzheimer's and Long Term Care
*** Empathy the ability to understand and share the feelings of another.
*** Compassion a feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for another who is stricken by misfortune, accompanied by a strong desire to alleviate their suffering.
*** Purpose the reason for which something is done or for which something exists. Having as one's intention or objective.
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