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There’s Always a Silver Lining: Kimberly Williams-Paisley Shares Her Story as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s has its share of difficulties, as ‘Nashville’ star Kimberly Williams-Paisley knows all too well. When her mother was diagnosed with dementia, Kimberly immediately stepped into the role of caregiver. In her new book, ‘Where the Light Gets In,’ Kimberly recounts her experience and offers guidance to others going through a similar struggle. Watch Kimberly discuss learning to interact with her mother in new ways and how important it is to focus on finding the positives in any experience.

An Alzheimers diagnosis is heartbreaking and deeply frightening, hitting us with the realization that our minds are going to be affected and the inevitable outcome is death – because Alzheimer’s disease is ultimately deadly. Adding to the frustration is the fact that we don’t understand it and cannot cure it. There is only one solution: research. Each new breakthrough with this disease brings us closer to prevention, treatment, and with patience and perseverance, a cure. Learn how you can help us accomplish this goal! Click here to help.

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Watch this lovely moment between a mother and daughter, another example of a silver-lining»

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