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Former Attorney With Dementia Leading Charge For Alzheimer’s Cure

Former Attorney With Dementia Leading Charge For Alzheimer’s Cure
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October 2, 2018
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Last summer, at just 64 years of age, Jackie Coleman joined a growing list of millions of Americans diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.

The one-time prominent Sacramento Attorney’s devastating diagnosis of Early-Onset Alzheimer’s has given her a new meaning in life. Along with many impacted by the disease, she is working to find a the interview.

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