Alzheimers: Caring for the Caregivers
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There's a public health crisis on horizon that threatens to overwhelm California and the US. As baby boomers age, Alzheimer's disease will afflict 1 in 8 Californians, and it's beginning at ever-younger ages. The tragic effects take a toll not only on the patients, but on those who care for them. POC producer Sarah Spitz hosts.
Banner image: Elizabeth Spitz, host Sarah's mother, at home, age 90
- Liz Schwarte: Senior Associate, Samuels & Associates
- Kathleen Kelly: Executive Director, Family Caregiver Alliance
- Amir Parsa: Alzheimers Project Manager, Meet Me at MOMA