From Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist and leading Alzheimer’s advocate Meryl Comer comes a profoundly intimate and unflinching account of her husband’s battle with Alzheimer’s disease, one of today’s most pressing – and least-understood – health epidemics. 100% of proceeds supports Alzheimer’s research.


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“This Is The Dark Side Of Longevity.  I Just Saw It Young.” –Meryl Comer
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“To Me, It’s Time For A Generation To Say, ‘Unacceptable.’
This Is Not The Way We Want To End Our Lives.” –Meryl Comer

There is currently very little education and/or curriculum offered about Alzheimer’s, caretaking for Alzheimer’s patients, or impact on family members and friends. In the United States, more than 5 million people have Alzheimer’s, and there are 3x as many caregivers.

In 2013, 15.5 million caregivers provided an estimated 17.7 billion hours of unpaid care. In New York State alone, 23% of caretakers are under the age of 18.

Download the Alzheimer’s Adjustable Curriculum Prototype in Word; as PDF, or view as GoogleDoc.

To date, there is not a single FDA-approved drug that actually slows the progression or degeneration of Alzheimer’s disease.


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“We Fear Alzheimer’s More Than Cancer, But We Fail To Diagnose It Earlier Because
We’re Motivated Not To Notice It. We Lie To Ourselves.” –Meryl Comer