+- +-

+-User

Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
 
 
 
Forgot your password?

+-Stats ezBlock

Members
Total Members: 111
Latest: blackcover
New This Month: 0
New This Week: 0
New Today: 0
Stats
Total Posts: 795
Total Topics: 783
Most Online Today: 2
Most Online Ever: 67
(February 25, 2016, 02:51:08 pm)
Users Online
Members: 0
Guests: 0
Total: 0

Author Topic: 25 years ago, President Ronald Reagan announced his Alzheimer's to the nation  (Read 27 times)

limitednaja02

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 56
  • Karma: +0/-0
    • View Profile
Twenty-five years ago this month, President Ronald Reagan told the nation he’d been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.

“I now begin the journey that will lead me into the sunset of my life,” he wrote in a letter addressed to his “Fellow Americans,” dated November 5, 1994.

Reagan wrote that he and his wife, Nancy, decided to disclose his condition in hopes that it would increase attention for the disease that slowly, but surely, robs the mind of its memories.

“In opening our hearts, we hope this might promote greater awareness of this condition,” he wrote. “Perhaps it will encourage a clearer understanding of the individuals and families who are affected by it.”
แจกเครดิตแทงบอลฟรี

เว็บแทงบอลออนไลน์ไม่มี่ขั้นต่ำ2020
A decade later, in 2004, Reagan succumbed to the illness.

Now, 25 year later, the disease remains just as deadly. It’s currently ranked as the 6th leading cause of death in the U.S., but some research has suggested the true number of Alzheimer’s-related deaths is much higher.

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter


 

+-Recent Topics

Found the skeleton of a 2,000-year-old "mystery" murder victim from the Iron Age. While England buil by tang12
Today at 02:21:01 am

Chana: "Daughter of the Chana Sea" is excluded from joining the Special Economic Zone. While the vil by tang12
Today at 02:08:14 am

Russian journalists in shock as FSB hunts enemy within by FAHHHH
Today at 01:18:41 am

Coronavirus: Donald Trump finally wears mask in public by thepaokung99
Today at 01:05:10 am

Coronavirus: Donald Trump finally wears mask in public by thepaokung99
Today at 01:03:02 am

Locusts: A close-up look at the swarms devouring the world's crops by wiraphon
July 11, 2020, 02:59:20 am

Scratching the Knee: How to Use the Cheated Chinese University Entrance Exam to End the Future of a by tang12
July 11, 2020, 01:51:00 am

Trump commutes ex-adviser's sentence by FAHHHH
July 11, 2020, 01:41:36 am

Thanet Anantawong: The new life of a defendant in a political case that was dismissed after nearly 4 by tang12
July 11, 2020, 01:37:20 am

Roger Stone: Trump commutes ex-adviser's sentence by thepaokung99
July 11, 2020, 12:50:03 am