Healthy Living

Alzheimer's: Writing on the Edge of Forgetfulness

Some Writers on Alzheimer's

In several occasions, renowned authors such as Diane Keaton, Thomas DeBaggio, and David Shenk, have put pen to paper and created novels which touch upon the harsh reality of those who suffer from this disease. Their stories are, at heart, works of fiction, though some of them are based on medical knowledge, their foray into advanced Alzheimer’s is always anecdotal. That’s not to say they aren’t brilliant, though.