Elizabeth Allen's Open Letter on Alzheimer's to her friends and family
Posted Feb 02 2013 1:14pm
At least half a million Canadians have Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia. One of the first challenges they face after being diagnosed is how to tell their friends and family. Many fear social stigma and isolation from their loved ones. Day 6 contributor Elizabeth Allen, diagnosed three years ago, has written an open letter to the friends and families of people with Alzheimer's.