A new study about death and Alzheimer’s disease made headlines yesterday. It revealed what all of us in the Alzheimer’s community already knew: Alzheimer’s disease is a “sleeping giant” and it is dramatically under-reported as the cause of death, especially in older Americans....more
It was last November. I was writing a post about my mother’s final days on this earth. Mom had battled Alzheimer’s for more than eight years, and her sad, long journey was almost at an end.
The image I chose for my post was a beautiful Tree of Life creation which fit perfectly with my subject matter. I remember hesitating just for a moment. Was it an image I had purchased from a service? Had I found it in Creative Commons? Was it okay to use?