Over half a million people in Florida have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease. It’s the most common and well-known type of dementia and the 6th leading cause of death for Americans.  In this documentary Frederick LaCrone and JoAnn Gooding speak candidly about their fears, their faith and the fight to overcome depression together as a married couple. They also share advice about early diagnosis, financial planning and maintaining a positive outlook while living with this debilitating disease.

Watch more from this series:

When It Happens to You: Alzheimer’s Disease in Florida – Hope for a Cure

When It Happens to You: Alzheimer’s Disease in Florida – Communities of Color


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Alzheimer's Disease/ Dementia elder affairs/ senior citizens Fred Lacrone guardianship/caregivers health care Jodi Gooding Siddharth Sehgal Tallahassee Senior Center Tracey Aittama