Early Onset Diagnosis

  Betsy Wurzel, Host of Chatting with Betsy and the guest today is Chris Nichols-Glasgow.  Chris was a caregiver for her husband Tom Glasgow and this is Chris’s story. “A little bit about me. I’m 58 years old. I have been a caregiver to my two husbands. I was married at 23 to my first husband Mark for 17 years when he passed after a two year battle with renal liver failure, esophageal bleeds x3, […]

Betsy Wurzel’s guest on Chatting with Betsy is Kelly Bone and the discussion on the genetic testing done that revealed she had two APOE4 genes and the diagnosis for Early Onset Dementia. Kelly speaks about how she is taking care of herself as best as possible, but at some point, decisions will have to be made when the quality of life changes for her.  End of life decisions can be a controversial subject but is […]

  Betsy Wurzel Host of Chatting with Betsy is also a caregiver and talks to many Caregivers about their journey on being a caregiver. This interview today is on Early Onset Diagnosis and how it is devasting for the family.  What is it really like to watch your loved one slowly slip away?  There is much to think about with this Diagnosis, Access to Care, Finances, and how does this affect the Children?  Just trying […]

  Betsy Wurzel host of Chatting with Betsy.  Betsy provides informative information on being a caregiver.  The stories are for all to understand the role of a caregiver with a loved one diagnosed with Alzheimers/Dementia. Their journey can be very lonely and their families and friends start to disappear.  I often wonder why, since we here this over and over on the many interviews. This interview Betsy has with Carmen Ronan is about being a […]

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