Finding a Lifeline to Hope and Stability

Matt*, 42, was born with Marfan syndrome, a disorder that can cause cardiovascular and skeletal problems, but it hadn’t slowed him down. In addition to working as an IT director, he was a strong, stable ...

Regaining Health, Independence, and Hope

Barbara* had always tended to the needs of others—her second-grade students, her cats, and her beloved husband. As his seizure disorder and dementia progressed, she became his full-time caregiver, neglecting her own health. Shortly after ...

Sparking the Life of a Loved One With Dementia

When Ellen was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, her daughter wanted to care for her mother at home. But like many busy families, it was a struggle to tend to Ellen’s needs while also raising children ...

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