Welcome To My Early Onset Alzheimer’s Blog

On December 22, 2018 I was diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer’s at 57 years old. It didn’t come as a complete surprise, because my mother and other family members had Alzheimer’s or dementia. I also had genetic testing which showed I had two APOE4 genes. My husband and I had been noticing that things were Continue reading Welcome To My Early Onset Alzheimer’s Blog

Social Distancing At Doctors Appointments Doesn’t Work for Alzheimer’s Patients

I ran into a problem at my doctors appointment when I went in to my eye surgery. At my appointment before my surgery the doctor had informed me that it was imperative that I go off of several of my medications that I had been taking because they can make my eyes worse. The day Continue reading Social Distancing At Doctors Appointments Doesn’t Work for Alzheimer’s Patients