A Patch That Offers Peace of Mind For Dementia Caregivers


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WASHINGTON, DC — One of the biggest concerns for caregivers of those with dementia or Alzheimer’s is the constant fear that their loved one will wander off.

John Reese knows first hand about that fear as he watched his aunt care for his uncle. He invented a disposable patch that alerts the caregiver immediately when their loved one has left a designated area.

He talks with 104.7 WONK FM’s Jen Richer about what that means for families during the pandemic. Listen here to the full interview:

John Reese with Jen Richer

104.7 WONK-FM · Smart People. News.

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