Sometimes I recycle an old post from my blog, just because…..

Eve's Writing Realm

I am rather disappointed in myself for not mentioning or even writing about Alzheimer’s on my blog since I feel so strongly about awareness and finding a cure for this dreadful disease.  Why do I care about this or even want others to be aware of this disease? Because society has the tendency of waiting until something affects their lives before they become advocates or begin to look or fight for a cure. Why wait until it happens to you?

I have volunteered my time at a nursing home for close to 3 years (and yes I have  a full-time job) and when I visit the Alzheimer’s floor it takes a lot for me not to cry, feel sad or show the pain I feel watching loved ones struggle with the agony and pain of visiting their loved ones who don’t even know they are there. Imagine visiting a mother…

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