Dream of Alzheimer's center for women comes true in Vegas
June 21, 2020
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Early this week, Maria Shriver was having what she would later describe as "a moment."
When her younger son, 22-year-old Christopher Schwarzenegger, walked into her Brentwood, California, home office and saw her eyes brimming with tears, he asked, "What's wrong, momma?"
Nothing was wrong, she told him. The tears were ones of happiness and relief.
Shriver was reading a draft of a news release announcing the launch Thursday in Las Vegas of her brainchild: the first women-specific center in the country offering Alzheimer's disease prevention, research and caregiving support....