Alzheimer Quotes

I think the best thing I ever did with my life was stand up and say I've got Alzheimer's.
Best
Did
Ever
Got
I think
Life
My life
Say
Stand
Stand up
Thing
Think
Up
It occurred to me that at one point it was like I had two diseases - one was Alzheimer's, and the other was knowing I had Alzheimer's.
Diseases
Had
Knowing
Like
Me
Occurred
Other
Point
Two
It seems that when you have cancer you are a brave battler against the disease, but when you have Alzheimer's you are an old fart. That's how people see you. It makes you feel quite alone.
Against
Alone
Brave
Cancer
Disease
Fart
Feel
How
Makes
Old
People
Quite
See
I know three people who have got better after a brain tumour. I haven't heard of anyone who's got better from Alzheimer's.
After
Anyone
Better
Brain
Got
Heard
Know
People
Three
Who
I regarded finding I had a form of Alzheimer's as an insult and decided to do my best to marshal any kind of forces I could against this wretched disease. I have posterior cortical atrophy or PCA. They say, rather ingenuously, that if you have Alzheimer's it's the best form of Alzheimer's to have.
Against
Any
Atrophy
Best
Could
Decided
Disease
Finding
Forces
Form
Had
Insult
Kind
People think it's a terrible tragedy when somebody has Alzheimer's. But in my mother's case, it's different. My mother has been unhappy all her life. For the first time in her life, she's happy.
Been
Case
Different
First
First time
Happy
Has-been
Her
Life
Mother
People
She
Somebody

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