A-1 Home Care Agency specializes in Alzheimer and Dementia Care. We provide qualified and experienced caregivers at an affordable price, allowing your loved ones suffering from Alzheimer's disease or Dementia to live at home safely and with comfort. We have caring, competent and skilled Caregivers, Companions, Certified Nurse Aides and Home Health Care providers ready to assist you or your loved one. Since 1991, we have proudly served the residents of Sierra Madre, Altadena, Pasadena, Arcadia, Alhambra, La Crescenta-Montrose, La Canada Flintridge, San Gabriel, Rosemead, El Monte, Monrovia and Monterey Park.
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Famous People with Alzheimer's
Well known examples of famous people who have developed Alzheimer's. the actor Charlton Heston, the actress Rita Hayworth, and the novelist Terry Pratchett. Also, former United States President Ronald Reagan and Irish writer Iris Murdoch had Alzheimer’s, both of whom were the subjects of scientific articles examining how their cognitive capacities deteriorated with the disease. Other notable cases include Harold Wilson (United Kingdom) and Adolfo Suárez (Spain).
Alzheimer’s Disease has also been portrayed in films such as: The Notebook (2004), based on Nicholas Sparks' 1996 novel of the same name; Iris (2001), based on John Bayley's memoir of his wife Iris Murdoch; and Away from Her (2006), based on Alice Munro's short story "The Bear Came Over the Mountain"
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