Keretha lost her mother to dementia. As she says, “Alzheimer’s doesn’t just impact a person, but the entire family.” Now, Keretha volunteers for Alzheimer’s research and hopes to set an example for increased participation by African Americans, who have a higher risk for developing dementia.
Watch Keretha’s story and learn more about participating in Alzheimer’s and dementia clinical trials on the NIA website
Find out what it’s like to volunteer for an #Alzheimers or #dementia clinical trial by watching this video. Keretha lost her mother to dementia and discusses how Alzheimer’s affects an entire family. Watch now: https://youtu.be/pO-9WQdk3jM