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The thousand mile stare : one family's journey through the struggle and science of Alzheimer's

Author: Gary Reiswig
Publisher: Boston : Nicholas Brealey Pub., 2010.
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Interweaving cutting-edge medical science with a poignant family chronicle, presents a true story of one Midwestern family's discovery that it carries a unique gene for early onset Alzheimer's.
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Reiswig, Gary.
Thousand mile stare.
Boston : Nicholas Brealey Pub., 2010
(DLC) 2009044674
(OCoLC)468230803
Named Person: Gary Reiswig; Gary Reiswig
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Reiswig
ISBN: 9781857884661 1857884663 9781857885361 1857885368
OCLC Number: 714844204
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 157 pages)
Contents: Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Dedication; Acknowledgments; Foreword; Huntoon Crossing; Chapter One From Hesse to Huntoon; Chapter Two The Family Problem; Chapter Three Genius of the Dust; Chapter Four Confrontations; Chapter Five Moving On; Chapter Six The Pale Horse; Chapter Seven How Much Time is Enough?; Chapter Eight My Handsome Uncle and Beautiful Aunt; Chapter Nine Living the Life, Dying the Death; Chapter Ten Inside Out; Chapter Eleven The Miracle; Chapter Twelve The Unlucky Beauty; Chapter Thirteen The Man who Wanted to Know; Chapter Fourteen Chuck's Groupie.
Responsibility: Gary Reiswig.

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A personal account of one family's quest to beat Early-Onset Alzheimer's. It explores the best hope that modern medical science offers to facing the ultimate identity theft of Alzheimer's.  Read more...

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