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Promising clinical trial results for a new Alzheimer’s treatment are bringing hope to patients and caregivers. Hosts Terry and Bob discuss the needs of Alzheimer’s caregivers and how to measure if a new treatment helps meet those needs.
Plus, TikTok personality Kris McCabe (@lifewithgrams) joins the show to share how she became a caregiver for her grandmother who lives with the disease. Since the age of 29, Kris has been a full-time caregiver, and she shares her experiences, insights, and advice from the past five years.
Terry Wilcox, CEO, Patients Rising
Dr. Robert Goldberg, “Dr. Bob,” Co-Founder and Vice President of the Center for Medicine in the Public Interest
Kris McCabe, TikTok @lifewithgrams
Paul Langley, Ph.D., Lead Researcher, Patient Access and Affordability Project
Sandra Washington, Patient Correspondent
‘I’ve Been a Caregiver to My Grandmother for Over 5 Years - Here’s What Led Me to Start the Conversation’
New data shows Alzheimer’s drug can slow cognitive decline
Attitudes About Socialization, Clinical Trials, Medication Use & Treatments in People of Color with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Executive Summary: Needs Fulfillment Quality of Life for Spousal Caregivers in Alzheimer's Disease
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