The Race Against Dementia

On Sunday 28th February I participated in the Illawarra Memory Walk for 2016 – a charity run raising money and awareness of Alzheimer’s and dementia. It was an excellent day, with the Wollongong event having more participants than any year previous. This writer turned runner completed the leisurely jog in under 52 minutes – notContinue reading “The Race Against Dementia”

Memory Walk 2016 – Raising Awareness Of Alzheimer’s & Dementia

On Sunday 28th February 2016, I will be partaking in a 7.5km run as part of Alzheimer’s Australia’s attempt to raise awareness for dementia and Alzheimer’s. Dementia is the single greatest cause of disability for Australians over 65 years old, with 1 in 4 people affected by it. Younger people can be diagnosed with itContinue reading “Memory Walk 2016 – Raising Awareness Of Alzheimer’s & Dementia”