Alzheimers: Every Minute Counts

The Emotional Toll of Alzheimer's Disease

Clip | 4m 11s

Florida is at the epicenter of the Alzheimer's epidemic with at least half a million patients, one is Phyllis Shannon. Her son Rick is struggles with her dementia symptoms and the emotional realization that she can no longer live alone.

Aired: 01/25/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

Corporate funding is provided by Home Instead Senior Care. Major funding is provided by the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation. Additional funding by the Helen Daniels Bader Fund, a Bader Philanthropy; the Ray and Dagmar Dolby Family Fund; Charles M. Denny, Jr.; and Ellie Crosby - The Crosswols Foundation.