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Bruce Willis’ Diagnosis Puts Aphasia in the Spotlight


While aphasia is a newsworthy event in the lives of more than 2 million Americans, it’s not a condition that most people understand unless they had a friend or family member experience it. The difficult news of actor Bruce Willis’ aphasia diagnosis has made international headlines and offers an opportunity for the public to learn more about what aphasia is, and—maybe even more importantly—what it isn’t.


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