Alzheimer's and Dementia
McClure shares her journey of caring for her mother with Alzheimer's Disease as other family members watched from the sidelines. McClure provides readers with practical guidelines on caregiving, including the warning signs and characteristics associated with each stage of the disease and the effects it can have on the individual, the caregiver, and the family.
“McClure shares candidly the stressful position children find themselves in as disease reverse the parent/child roles. Denial most always tries to protect all parties involved, but only wastes valuable time, and obscures pitfalls that may otherwise be avoided.” (Darleen
Losing a Hero to Alzheimer’s The Story of Pearl won 1st Place in the Aging/Seniors Category and Relationships Category, and a Honorable Mention for Biography/Memoir in the 2016 Royal Dragonfly Book Awards contest.