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The inheritance : a family on the front lines of the battle against Alzheimer's disease / by Niki Kapsambelis.

Kapsambelis, Niki, (author.).

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Dorchester - Summerville Branch LGPRINT 616.8311 KAP (Text) 30018005403957 Adult Large Print Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410497512
  • ISBN: 1410497518
  • Physical Description: 599 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The enemy within -- The salt of the earth -- Family N -- One in a million -- The ghosts of Anoka -- Untamed hearts -- A blameless and upright man -- The fruits of persistance -- Déjà Vu -- When the fog rolls in -- Maldición -- Burden of proof -- The rise and fall of golden boy -- Favorite son -- Baptists and Tauists -- Expelled from Eden -- Safe havens -- A big if -- Everyone see the power -- Landslide -- Something to shoot for -- The silver tsunami -- The lucky ones -- Follow the science -- Like father, like son -- All the cards are on the table -- Coming home -- Palpable momentum -- To the moon and back.
Summary, etc.:
"Born only nineteen months apart, fun-loving brothers Dean and Doug DeMoe were known for raising hell in their small Midwestern town. But all that changed when Doug was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease at the age of forty-three. The DeMoes discovered that each of the six siblings was at risk for the most devastating form of the disease. Rather than surrender in the face of such news, the DeMoes agreed to spend their abbreviated years as part of a world-wild study, led by a team of extraordinary doctors, offering hope for future treatments -- and a cure for this terrible disease." -- Back cover.
Subject: DeMoe, Dean.
DeMoe, Doug.
DeMoe family.
Alzheimer's disease > Patients > United States > Biography.
Alzheimer's disease > Patients > Family relationships > United States > Case studies.
Alzheimer's disease > Patients > Rehabilitation > Popular works.
Genre: Nonfiction.
Biographies.
Large type books.

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