Dave was joined by Dr. Gwen Bergen with the CDC's National Center for Injury Control and Prevention to talk about the CDC's STEADi program (Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths and Injuries) on the AwareGiver Radio Show. Following is a complete transcript. You can also listen to the show at https://www.spreaker.com/user/7832055/cdc-show
“This year’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be everywhere,” said Wendy Vizek, Vice President, Constituent Events at the Alzheimer’s Association. “The pandemic is changing how we walk, but it doesn’t change the need to walk. This year, more than ever, we need to come together to support all those affected by Alzheimer’s and other dementia. With the dollars raised, the Alzheimer’s Association can continue to provide care and support to families during these difficult times while also advancing critical research toward methods of treatment and prevention.”
Former Vice President Joe Biden proposed Tuesday to spend $775 billion over the next decade to expand and improve caregiving for children, the elderly and people with disabilities while creating 3 million new jobs as part of his economic recovery plans.