Author(s): Peter Dredge
At 59 Ann Dredge had it all... A blossoming young adult family, a growing business, excellent health and a happy marriage in its 38th year. In excellent health, cycling 1000’s of miles a year, playing the piano, Ann was reaching the stage of life where years of hard work was yielding rewards.
With both parents thriving in their mid-90’s, Ann was looking forward to a rewarding 30 years. All this came to a halt when she was told 'You have early onset, atypical Alzheimer’s. You are going to die. The only question is how soon.'
For Ann and Peter, this was not an acceptable diagnosis. This was 2012. There must be a different outcome? There was...