Congratulations to our founder, Maria Shriver, on her Lifetime Achievement Award from the Alzheimer's Association. Thank you for the work you do for women's-based #Alzheimers research and tirelessly fighting to wipe out this mind-blowing disease! ... See MoreSee Less
Alzheimer's advocate Maria Shriver will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Alzheimer's Advocacy Forum. Join us March 27-29 in Washington, D.C. Learn more at alz.org/forum.
Three years ago, when Jay Newton-Small moved her father into a care facility in Sykesville, MD, she was given a 20-page questionnaire to fill out. Her father had Alzheimer’s Disease and his fading m...
The Women's Alzheimer's Movement is excited to share that, in it's final week, the 114th Congress passed the 21st Century Cures Act. The legislation includes $1.6 billion for the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative and an additional $1.5 billion for the Precision Medicine Initiative spread over the next 10 years. Thank you to our partners, especially the Alzheimer's Association, for their tireless efforts advocating for this critical funding.
During an emotional White House ceremony on Tuesday, President Obama signed legislation that aims to increase funding for medical research and speed the development and approval of experimental treatm...
Studies show that painting, drawing and other arts and crafts reduce the risk of cognitive impairment. Additional activities such as music, movement, gardening, and social interactions strengthen the body, brain, and spirit.
It's not too late to contribute to Challenge 66, our campaign to raise funds to support The Women's Alzheimer’s Movement. Make a gift in honor of a friend or business colleague. Put Challenge 66 on your own holiday wish list. Ask your loved one to contribute $66 to WAM in your name and we’ll send you a lovely holiday card. It’s an easy gift with a huge impact. Happy Holidays! Donate.TheWomensAlzheimersMovement.org ... See MoreSee Less