Inside One Couple's Experimental Treatment to Battle Alzheimer's Disease
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JoAnn Wooding is staring intently at the clear liquid dripping from a dark brown IV bag into her husband Peter's arm. “Please be the drug, please be the drug,” she says. Married for more than 50 years, the Woodings are among the more than 5 million Americans who are facing Alzheimer's disease , one of the most devastating diagnoses today.
But instead of accepting the slow descent into memory loss, confusion and dementia, Peter-who has the disease-could be among the first to successfully stop that decline from happening.
Peter, 77, is one of the 2,700 people around the world who are...
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