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Updated: 11/18/2013 09:56:01AM

Alzheimer’s worse on caregiver than patient

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PHOTO BY SUSAN ERWIN

“I am not going to sugarcoat this: Unfortunately the day is going to come where they don’t know who you are, and it’s gonna hurt,” author Gary LeBlanc said about Alzheimer’s and dementia in a speech Thursday at the Senior Friendship Center.

By SUSAN ERWIN

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Imagine on a normal day, you go to visit a family member, and they gaze at you puzzled, as if you were a stranger. Or they get so frightened when they see you that they scream.

Gary LeBlanc knows exactly what that feels like.

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