In addition to blogging, I’m a full time caregiver for my grandmother who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease. Caregiving is beyond tough emotionally and physically. More than 15.5 million Americans (family members and friends) provide unpaid care for a person with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia. Women make up 65% percent of caregivers for people with these illnesses, putting them at the center of the growing Alzheimer’s crisis
Unconditional love expert, Kailen Rosenberg, and Betsy Broyles Arnold, who was caregiver for her mother who suffered from Alzheimer’s disease discussed the challenging role of the caregiver, shedding light on the impact of Alzheimer’s disease that many often do not see in the video below.