Family composes special music to raise awareness of FTD

‘A Symphony for Douglas’ — Family composes special music to raise awareness of dementia

Douglas Parsons is a certified genius who devoted his intellectual gifts to mathematics and computer programming. In 2001, that talent was decimated by a diagnosis of a rare and devastating form of dementia.
In the years hence, Parson’s wife, Linda Anne Bentz Parsons, has worked to increase awareness of Frontotemporal Dementia, or FTD, the disease that has rendered him helpless.

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