Ashley Campbell, daughter of Glen Campbell, had a great explanation of what Alzheimer's Disease is doing to her father when she said, "I think a person's life is comprised of memories and that's exactly what this disease takes away from you".
You can read the full article here: http://www.contactmusic.com/news/glen-campbell-s-daughter-tackles-alzheimer-s-disease-on-capitol-hill_3625855
The affects of Alzheimer's Disease are often hardest on family members and those that are close to the person.
An estimated 5.4 million Americans of all ages had Alzheimer's disease in 2012. Nearly 50% of those 85 or older have Alzheimer's Disease.
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