Alzheimer’s toll: A personal story – Waynesville Mountaineer

The onset of Alzheimer’s is often described as a lit house where the lights are going out, one room at a time. Dementia carries with it a whole host of complicated scenarios and issues. It is a disease that affects the entire family. I distinctly remember the day my husband received the diagnosis. It was a truly beautiful day with a gentle breeze and a lovely blue sky. The weather was so inviting …