Backdrops and props for theater productions are normally temporary and change frequently. But a 155 year-old hand painted curtain at Thalian Hall in Wilmington has survived – and is thought to be the oldest stage curtain in the United States.
L.C. Morris introduces us to a local woman all too familiar with the stages of early onset of Alzheimer's disease. We hear from her perspective what effect this devastating disease had on her family, and how doctors are often diagnosing dementia in tandem with other illnesses.
There is a saying that when life smacks you down; get back up. But what do you do when you’re down and have no recollection of how you got there better yet where you are or who you are? As we age, our bodies, naturally deteriorate, so do our minds. It happens especially rapidly for some people.