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'I'm a Fighter': B. Smith Opens Up About Alzheimer's Diagnosis

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    B. Smith Speaks About Alzheimer's Diagnosis

    Author, ex-model and restaurant owner B. Smith and her husband, Dan Gasby, speak about how they cope with Smith's diagnosis with Alzheimer's disease. News4's Barbara Harrison reports. (Published Thursday, May 12, 2016)

    Restaurateur, former model and "lifestyle maven" B. Smith has Alzheimer's disease but she has no intention of backing down from the battle.

    "I'm a fighter. I am who I am, and have been for a long time," she told News4's Barbara Harrison in an interview with she and her husband, Dan Gasby.

    Smith and Gasby spoke about decades of marriage and the new book they wrote together, "Before I Forget: Love, Hope, Help and Acceptance in Our Fight Against Alzheimer's."