In Tuesday’s blog I mentioned the link between Alzheimer’s and Down Syndrome that is so clearly predominant. ARC Marion has 50 clients who live in our care 24/7 in group homes around our community, and many of them are Down’s clients. Of those, at least a dozen have been diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s, even at [...]Read the rest of this entry »
Posts Tagged ‘Down’s syndrome’
In the very recent past I’ve become aware of a link between two well-known diseases that those who aren’t closely associated with individuals with Down syndrome would not be aware. That connection is between Alzheimer’s and Down syndrome.
According to WebMD, the genetic makeup and immune system abnormalities of those with Downs can cause them to [...]
I’ll be the first to admit that I’m an American Idol junkie. Since midway through season 1 I’ve literally been hooked every January through June. My husband has only been with me through the last five seasons and isn’t into music like I am, so he thinks I’m nuts. I have, however, gotten his parents [...]Read the rest of this entry »
… I had. No matter which party you are affiliated with or where your politics lie, there’s no denying you know the name Sarah Palin. But many people in the Lower 48 states had never heard of her until that hot summer August 29 day in 2008 when John McCain announced she would be the [...]Read the rest of this entry »