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Attacking Alzheimer's - Chronicle 5 Episode

10/Sep/2014 There are a lot of people who watch the show who have Alzheimer’s or dementia that don’t know it, because it starts sometimes 10 years before it is diagnosed. Alzheimer’s, it’s called a death in slow motion. It’s akin to having a sliver of your brain shaved off every day. Every 67 seconds, someone in the United States is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s’ More than 5 million Americans are living with it today. To watch the full Chronicle 5 episode, please click here.