Article – It’s Not Easy. Amy Shives was diagnosed with younger-onset Alzheimer’s disease. Here she shares her story, and helps us better understand how stigma hurts her and others with this disease. Read Amy’s story here.
Article – Make a Plan. Dr. Neelum Aggarwal, co-leader of the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center Clinical Core and Chief Diversity Officer of the American Medical Women’s Association writes about how creating a plan at the onset of an Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis is a necessary first step to combat its related stigma.
Fast Facts: Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia. Better understand the who, what and why of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia as a first step to stopping the stigma. Coming soon!
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Research: Find peer reviewed journal articles about the stigma associated with Alzheimer’s Disease in our searchable database.