v

KGMI SPECIAL REPORT: Battling Alzheimers

KGMI SPECIAL REPORT: Battling Alzheimers

In this three part series KGMI’s Crystal King explores the hardships and challenges faced by family and friends, caretakers, and those suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease.

elderly hands

Part I: Dr. Serge Lindner of Peach Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center joins Crystal to talk about the reality of the disease, and proven ways to help prolong the progression of the disease.

http://kgmi.com/local/kgmi-special-report-battling-alzheimers/

person worried

Part II: A local woman shares her and her husbands story, who was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s eleven years ago.

http://kgmi.com/local/kgmi-special-report-battling-alzheimers-part-ii/

card playing

Part III: Alzheimer Society of Washington Executive Director Katherine Sitkers disscusses the double grieving progress and family and friend outreach and education programs.

http://kgmi.com/local/special-report-battling-alzheimers-part-iii/

The full interview with Katherine Sitkers with Crystal King can be heard on Community Connection’s podcast page  here (at 27:00 minutes): http://kgmi.com/podcasts/community-connection-part-2-11913/

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

‘Twilight’ saga returning with short films

Fresh
twilight

The blockbuster vampire franchise is set to return, this time in a short film format.

in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Fresh
bradyhoke

Here's a look at the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Oct. 1.

in Sports

FCC considers ban on Redskins name

Fresh
redskins

Broadcasters could be fined for using the moniker of the Washington NFL team, a word many consider a slur to Native Americans.

in Sports

Defiant Royals outfox A’s in Wild Card game

Fresh
royals

Kansas City beat Oakland in a thrilling do-or-die playoff to eke out a victory in their first postseason game for 29 years.

in Entertainment

Amal Alamuddin enters fashion pantheon as Clooney’s bride

Fresh
george

With help from high-end designers, the new Mrs. George Clooney vaulted to the top of Hollywood fashion.