Chelsia Hart

About Chelsia Hart

Chelsia Hart is the Editor-in-Chief at A Place for Mom. When she's not getting her passport stamped, she's strategizing on how to connect with customers through content marketing and social media. Chelsia is an advocate for reducing the stigma around Alzheimer's. Her passions include traveling, boating, marketing and leading a healthy life.

Quote: Suffering Hard

Quote: Suffering Hard

“Suffering is always hard to quantify – especially when the pain is caused by as cruel a disease as Alzheimer’s. Most illnesses attack the body; Alzheimer’s destroys the mind – and in the process, annihilates the very self.” – Jeffrey Kluger

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Poem: Walk With Me

Poem: Walk With Me

Walk With Me by Norma McNamara Walk a while with me my friends, walk with me today, Come and see what I see, and listen to what I say, Yes I have dementia, and sometimes I get worse, Please be very grateful, that you don’t have this curse, But are we all that different, the […]

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Poem: My Dear, I Love You

Poem: My Dear, I Love You

My Dear, I Love You by Jerry Ham From one who has Alzheimer’s, and yes it is hard Just for a moment, let me share from my heart. Please forgive me for the things that I say. If I were well, I would not be this way. Although I can’t tell you, I’m so glad […]

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Poem: I Understand

Poem: I Understand

I Understand by Joy Rembert How difficult it must be for you, To watch me become less of the person you once knew. My body is here, but my mind is not. The things we once shared, I may have forgot. This will be our longest goodbye. For the mind of the person you love, […]

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Quote: Alzheimer’s Epidemic Upon Us

Quote: Alzheimer’s Epidemic Upon Us

  “The epidemic is upon us. It’s a very difficult thing to say to a patient that there’s nothing we have for you, but that is the honest response. There are no disease-modifying therapies for Alzheimer’s.” – Dr. John Trojanowski Director of the Institute on Aging

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Quote: Alzheimer’s Is Not An Old-Age Disease

Quote: Alzheimer’s Is Not An Old-Age Disease

“People think it’s an old-age person’s disease. It’s like cancer was 25 years ago: You didn’t mention the C word. Cancer activists have done an excellent job of destigmatizing it, putting it out there, and making it a disorder that needs attention. Alzheimer’s is still behind the eight ball on that score.” – Dr. Ronald […]

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