Thank You, and Please…

I’d like to begin with an update: The South Shore Plymouth Walk to End Alzheimer’s raised nearly $323,000!  Of this, our office raised $516.  I want to extend my heartfelt thanks to all of you who contributed.  As always, the money will go toward raising awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and, ultimately, to...

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Myths and Misconceptions about Alzheimer’s Disease

Last time, I discussed the prevalence of Alzheimer’s disease and my upcoming Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Now I’d like to clear up some common misunderstandings about this terrible disease.
 
Myth: Alzheimer’s and dementia are the same.
Dementia is a general term that refers to a decline in mental ability severe enough to impact daily...

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Memory Walk 2008

Elder Law Challenge

A Fundraiser for the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Alzheimer’s Association

We did it! Our team walked in the 2008 Memory Walk on September 21 to raise money for the National Alzheimer's Association Massachusetts Chapter. The walk began at the Plimoth Plantation and continued along the beautiful...

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