10 years of following an Alzheimer's patient

10 years of following an Alzheimer's patient

As baby boomers move into old age and live longer, the potential number of Alzheimer's sufferers in the U.S. may reach record levels. CBS News Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook follows an Alzheimer's patient and her caregiver husband for 10 years in an unprecedented report that shows future sufferers and their caregivers what they may face. "For Better or for Worse" will be broadcast on 60 Minutes on Sunday, April 22 at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT on CBS. The Alzheimer's Foundation told 60 Minutes it is unaware of any other video study of this length documenting the progression of the...

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