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Greg O'Brien
Award Winning Journalist & Author of ON PLUTO: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer's
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Greg O'Brien Aug 10
I could have talked to Tracey and Daisy all day. What a great conversation with 2 brilliant, inspiring people. Every day they get up and try to make the world a better place. Make sure you read their stories.⬇️
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UsAgainstAlzheimer's Jul 6
A U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee has proposed an extremely disappointing $35 million increase in Alzheimer's research funding at the for FY 2021. We and others throughout the Alzheimer’s community had requested a $354 million increase.
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UsAgainstAlzheimer's Jul 6
Equity and access are at the center of our mission. We recognize that higher rates of Alzheimer's in communities of color are due in part to systemic racism and we are committed to addressing how social determinants of health impact racial disparities.
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Greg O'Brien Jun 21
I'm so proud of my son, Conor, for writing this and thankful for his words.
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Greg O'Brien Jun 21
For Father's Day to my family - I strive to leave a legacy of love, forgiveness, faith and humor.
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UsAgainstAlzheimer's May 21
By the middle of the century, we will see (at the current rate) the number of Americans living with Alzheimer's increase from 5.8 million to 13.8 million--most of which will be women. Now is the time for action
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UsAgainstAlzheimer's May 7
Today, on the , our hearts are with the millions of Americans living with . May they and their families find comfort and strength on this journey, and may we continue to be resolved in the fight to stop this disease.
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Greg O'Brien May 6
My dear friend, Rev. and I reflect on the confusion, anxiety, anger and hope that comes with living with dementia during . Read or listen to our conversation here:
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Greg O'Brien Apr 27
The crisis has caused us to rethink life in fundamental ways. When the fog eventually clears many will ponder: What else have we missed, what have we learned from all this? My thoughts:
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Greg O'Brien Apr 22
. is marking with a new blog from & on the need for in . underscores this point. Please share our call for
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Greg O'Brien Apr 8
During , uncertainty is permeating every facet of life. caregivers are feeling this even more acutely, w/ 71% reporting to that they are unsure what would happen to their loved one if the caregiver contracted coronavirus.
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Greg O'Brien Apr 8
Living with dementia can cause financial stress for families under normal circumstances. But because of , 74% of caregivers report to the that they are more concerned about finances than before the coronavirus.
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Flawless Foundation Oct 27
Greg O’Brien() is a hero for ! ❤️
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BloomerBoomer50 Jan 2
In this episode of "Boomer TV: Andy Asher, talks to veteran journalist Greg O’Brien who likens the journey in this expanded edition of ON PLUTO: INSIDE THE MIND OF ALZHEIMERS.
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après le bleu Nov 8
Alla vita e ai suoi inciampi. Un libro da leggere, per il coraggio di chi l'ha scritto, per il coraggio di chi l'ha vissuto, per il coraggio di chi resta.
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Greg O'Brien Feb 22
Memory is everything. Without it, we are nothing. My latest.
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UsAgainstAlzheimer's Jan 16
New research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham () has identified a possible link between the accumulation of beta-amyloid and tau. The findings of this study may offer the potential for a new drug target for treating .
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Greg O'Brien Dec 20
Emily Ingalls and Tracey Lind are my dear friends. Emily has written a spot-on piece with "Emily's Tips for Tranquil Travel." This is helpful for anyone with cognitive challenges and care partners.
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FaithAgainstAlz Nov 27
Happy Thanksgiving and THANK YOU to all of our friends and partners for your work for those with and their families, and your support of ! Your commitment and energy are our inspiration.
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