Alzheimer’s is a progressive, neurodegenerative form of dementia. Alzheimer’s occurs when nerve cells in the brain die, causing problems with thinking, remembering and reasoning.
MS is a disease of the central nervous system (brain, spinal cord and nerves). It is a chronic disease and is thought to be an autoimmune disease meaning that the immune system attacks healthy tissue.
On Saturday March 12, 2016 we are hosting our Educational Updates on Alzheimer's and MS.
Saturday, October 3, 2015
The Fifth Annual McCourt Foundation Ride for Alzheimer’s and MS is a 25 or 50-mile bike ride through the South Shore.
Saturday, March 12, 2016
Hear from doctors on the latest in their reserach and treatments of Alzheimer's and MS.
Monday, April 18, 2016
The McCourt Foundation is proud to announce that it is teaming up with John Hancock to participate in the BAA Boston Marathon for charity fundraising.
Friday, May 13, 2016
Join us for our gala event and help to increase awareness and raised funds for Alzheimer's and MS research.