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

A Unique Perspective: From And An Alzheimer’s Patient Who Was An Alzheimer’s Caregiver

My Mom was diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer’s in her late 50s. (I was just diagnosed at the same age). She died seven years ago, after living with the disease for many years. The changes initially were not readily apparent and just seemed like normal aging. Then one day when she was 64 she called Continue reading A Unique Perspective: From And An Alzheimer’s Patient Who Was An Alzheimer’s Caregiver