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Author O'Brien, Greg.

Title On Pluto : inside the mind of Alzheimer's / by Greg O'Brien ; foreword by Lisa Genova ; epilogue by David Shenk.

Imprint Brewster, MA : Codfish Press, c2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Library Connection Non-Fiction    92 O'Brien,G OBR    DUE 11-30-20 OFF CAMPUS
Description xxvii, 209 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary For close to ten years, writer Greg O'Brien, diagnosed with Early-Onset Alzheimer's, has chronicled its progression as an embedded reporter inside the mind of this monster of a disease. Taking detailed notes and working off cognitive reserve, O'Brien offers an illuminating blueprint of strategies, faith, and humor needed to fight this disease, a day-to-day focus on living with Alzheimer's, not dying with it.
Subject O'Brien, Greg -- Mental health.
Alzheimer's disease -- Patients -- Family relationships.
Alzheimer's disease -- Patients -- Biography.
Added Author Genova, Lisa.
Shenk, David.
ISBN 9780991340101

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