On June 7, 2021 the FDA approved a drug called Aducabanumab which is manufactured by Biogen. It will be sold under the name Aduhelm. It is a monthly intravenous infusion intended to slow cognitive decline in people with mild memory and thinking problems. It is the first approved treatment to attack the disease process of … Continue reading Am I Excited About the New Alzheimer’s Drug…..Am I Going to Take It?
I have recently realized I am no longer Super Woman. My Alzheimer’s disease and other health problems have forced me to re-examine my priorities and understand my limitations.
I continue to explore my options regarding my end of my life with Alzheimer’s . I recently met with a Death Doula…..very interesting.
I have had my good cry and now I am feeling refreshed and renewed despite my Alzheimer’s !
An update regarding my research regarding Medically Aid in Dying with Alzheimers/Death With Dignity.
2020 is coming to a close, and I am looking forward to living in the moment in 2021. With Alzheimer’s it’s difficult to focus on the future.
I am a bit angry and frustrated at God right now. I am sure many of you are feeling the same way. I don’t have many good years of cognitive health left, and I am spending it in isolation.
The only potential Alzheimer’s drug to showed hope did not fair well at the last FDA meeting, but I am still hopeful. Read why.
Why I am flipping the bird to Alzheimer’s Disease. I’m not going down without a fight.
It’s been a good cognitive year! Happy Birthday to me!