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 14, 2015 we are hosting our Educational Updates on Alzheimer's and MS.
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Hear from doctors on the latest in their reserach and treatments of Alzheimer's and MS.
Monday, April 20, 2015
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 8, 2015
Join us for our gala event and help to increase awareness and raised funds for Alzheimer's and MS research.
Saturday, October 3, 2015
The Fifth Annual McCourt Foundation Ride for Alzheimer’s and MS is a 25 or 50 mile bike ride though the South Shore.