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Kathy K

California 76244
My husband has early onset Alzheimer's Disease, and I am his caretaker as well as his biggest fan.  In June we will have been married for 30 years, and we dated for 5 years before that, so he has been in my life since I was 18 years old.  We had two children, Shelley and Andrew, and Andrew passed away in June of 2007 from an accidental overdose.  Shelley recently married her sweetheart who is also named Andrew, and I know that is not coincidental.  I am pleased to... Full Bio
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Karen Henley

California
My husband was diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer's Disease 8 years ago when he was 36 years old (he has the familial type - both his mom and brother have already passed away from the disease). My children were 7 & 9 when he was diagnosed. I felt VERY strongly that not enough was being done to find a cure for this disease because the general pblic felt it was just an "old person's...