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Comment: Re: mode of death (Score 1) 97

by sconeu (#49453409) Attached to: Being Overweight Reduces Dementia Risk

"... and *OTHER* neurodegenerative ..." (emphasis mine)

Have you ever seen someone die from ALS? It's sort of a "reverse Alzheimer's". The body shuts down, while the victim remains mentally aware, trapped inside her own body, knowing what is happening to her.

Remember, Alzheimer's and Dementia are not the only neurodegenerative disease.

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