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Written By Emily Woodruff

Emily Woodruff is the managing editor of Being Patient and covers Alzheimer’s studies, the genetically predisposed community and caregiver issues. She has written for outlets including STAT News, The Baltimore Sun, Gothamist and Refinery29, covering everything from Botox to Safe Injection Facilities.


What is it like to live with Alzheimer’s disease? The Being Patient Podcast gives a rare account of what it’s like to live with Alzheimer’s from the patient’s perspective. The first of an ongoing series, we feature Brian Kursonis. Diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s in his fifties, Brian explains why it took a year to get a diagnosis and how he’s fighting a declining memory.

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