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The Realities of Long-Term Care

Real-life story: hear former broadcast journalist Meryl Comer's personal account about caring for her husband.

Meryl Comer is an Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist and leading Alzheimer’s advocate. In her New York Times best-selling book,Slow Dancing with a Stranger she shares the emotional and financial hardships of being her husband’s caregiver for the last 20 years following his diagnosis with early-onset Alzheimer’s. In this video, hear her personal account of the realities of long-term care.