"It was very easy to be patient with him."

For our 10th anniversary, we're revisiting some favorite stories.

In 2006, Priya Morganstern (L) and her sister, Bhavani Jaroff (R), interviewed their dad, Ken Morganstern, who had Alzheimer's disease.

Ken died in 2007, and his daughters recently came back to remember him.
Recorded in New York, New York City
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For our 10th anniversary, we're revisiting some favorite stories. In 2006, Priya Morganstern (L) and her sister, Bhavani Jaroff (R), interviewed ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Produced by
Michael Garofalo, Yasmina Guerda

Facilitated by
Carolyn Bancroft, Yasmina Guerda

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Growing Up

"My mom was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's."

Rebecca Posamentier (R) reflects on an interview she recorded with her mother, Carol Kirsch (L).
Recorded in California, Lafayette
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Rebecca Posamentier (R) reflects on an interview she recorded with her mother, Carol Kirsch (L).
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Recorded in Lafayette, California
Produced by
Katie Simon

Facilitated by
Kemba Bloodworth

In Partnership with
Alzheimers Association - Northern California Chapter

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Growing Up

"You said, 'Well, I have a medical condition that I probably should share with you.'"

Penny Ingram and her husband, Jeff, talk about living with his rare form of amnesia.
Recorded in Olympia, Washington
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Penny Ingram and her husband, Jeff, talk about living with his rare form of amnesia.
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Recorded in Olympia, Washington
Produced by
Jasmyn Belcher

Facilitated by
Chaela Herridge-Meyer and Luis Gallo

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Friendship

"I always have a notecard in my pocket that tells me what the date is."

Gweneviere Mann talks to her boyfriend, Yasir Salem, about living without a short-term memory. Her condition results from a stroke she suffered during an operation to remove a brain tumor.
Recorded in New York, New York City
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Gweneviere Mann talks to her boyfriend, Yasir Salem, about living without a short-term memory. Her condition results from a stroke ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Produced by
Michael Garofalo

Facilitated by
Tomas Rios

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Romance

"I can remember things that occur in my heart much better than things that occur in my head."

Robert Patterson, who has Alzheimer's disease, speaks with his wife, Karen.
Recorded in California, Los Angeles
Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Facilitated by
Gaspar Caro

In Partnership with
Alzheimer's Association California Southland Chapter

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Angels & Mentors
Struggle

"How did you meet Dad?"

Audrey Newman (R) talks with her mother, Florence (L) who has Alzheimer's, about her father, Joe Newman.
Recorded in Commack, New York
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Audrey Newman (R) talks with her mother, Florence (L) who has Alzheimer's, about her father, Joe Newman.
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Recorded in Commack, New York
Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Facilitated by
Carolina Correa

In Partnership with
Gurwin Jewish Fay J. Linder Residences

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Romance
Wisdom

"My mother was the glue to our family..."

Gwen Richards remembers her mother, Helen, who had Alzheimer's.
Recorded in Kansas, Prairie Village
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Gwen Richards remembers her mother, Helen, who had Alzheimer's.
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Recorded in Prairie Village, Kansas
Produced by
Vanara Taing

Facilitated by
Rose Gorman

In Partnership with
The Alzheimer’s Association - Heart of America Chapter

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Griot
Struggle

"Everything about you I think I know..."

Seymour Gottlieb, who has Alzheimer's disease, and his wife, Marcia, talk about their 60-year relationship.
Recorded in California, Sherman Oaks
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Seymour Gottlieb, who has Alzheimer's disease, and his wife, Marcia, talk about their 60-year relationship.
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Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Facilitated by
Carolina Correa

In Partnership with
Circle of Care Leeza’s Place

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Romance

"I turned on all the tricks that I knew..."

96-year-old Anna Wise remembers dating her husband in an interview with her daughter, Mary.
Recorded in Maryland, Sandy Spring
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96-year-old Anna Wise remembers dating her husband in an interview with her daughter, Mary.
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Recorded in Sandy Spring, Maryland
Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Facilitated by
Nadja Middleton

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Romance
Wisdom

"My aunt started telling us that my Mom had this disease..."

Charles Jackson remembers the day he found out that his mother had Alzheimer's disease.
Recorded in California, Los Angeles
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Charles Jackson remembers the day he found out that his mother had Alzheimer's disease.
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Recorded in Los Angeles, California
Produced by
Katie Simon

Facilitated by
Naomi Greene

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Struggle
Wisdom
Produced by
Katie Simon

Facilitated by
Mitra Bonshahi

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Romance
Struggle

"What's your life like now, Dad?"

Priya Morganstern and Bhavani Jaroff interview their father, Ken Morganstern, who has Alzheimer's disease.
Recorded in New York, New York City
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Priya Morganstern and Bhavani Jaroff interview their father, Ken Morganstern, who has Alzheimer's disease.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Produced by
Michael Garofalo

Facilitated by
Carolyn Bancroft

Topics
Alzheimer's & Memory Loss
Staff Picks
Struggle