She Asks Dad If He Has Alzheimer’s. His Response Is Spreading Like Wildfire Online

This candid video gained lots of attention recently after giving the world an unprecedented look into Alzheimer’s disease from a standpoint of a person who suffers from it.

Someone wanted to know if people who have Alzheimer’s know that they have it. Is that memory still there or is it lost in the haze?

Elaine Rusk who is her father’s full time caregiver decided to ask him and recorded the answer, and honestly, what the man said surprised me. Of course, I assume that due to progressive nature of the illness, the answer varies from one patient to another but I can’t get over the fact how sweet this is.

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