Linda Childers is a California-based writer who has written for a number of national media outlets. Her work has appeared in Allure, Playboy, The Washington Post, Arthritis Today, The California Health Report and more.
Writing about Alzheimer’s Disease is a topic that she feels strongly about as her mother died from complications of Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s in 2001.
Cathy Holland knows how difficult it is to have her aging parents living in another state. Four years ago, Holland’s mom, Carole, was diagnosed…
“When my wife becomes agitated, I’ll put Diva in her lap and ask her to get a tangle out of Diva’s fur,” John says. “The minute I place Diva in her lap, Judy calms down and she can sit for long periods of time, peacefully picking at the tangle.”