Saturday, November 17 2018
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Alzheimer’s patients see their younger selves in the mirror

Alzheimer’s patients see their younger selves in the mirror

Texas photographer Tom Hussey cast two people for each part - an older patient and then another actor to look like the patient 40 years earlier in their lifetime. The images for an advertising campaign are all about history — remembering yourself in historical context. For some patients with dementia, they eventually only remember the memories of their youth.