Bruce Willis: It is the most common form of dementia after Alzheimer’s disease and affects people over 55.
This is painful, but it’s also a relief to have a clear diagnosis,” the family said in a notification posted on the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration website.
In the meantime, fans from all over the world rallied around Bruce Willis, the 67-year-old actor who, after the first medical evaluation a year ago (aphasia), has now received a second diagnosis: frontotemporal dementia.
The letter signed by his family and ex-wife, Demi Moore, has left fans of Bruce Willis shocked and increasingly anxious about the worsening conditions of their idol. A few months ago, there was talk of aphasia. At the same time, yesterday, with the post on Instagram, the clinical picture degenerated into frontotemporal dementia, which can include aphasia itself among its manifestations.
The degenerative pathology typical of the 67-year-old actor was made shared by his ex-wife Demi Moore with a post on her Instagram profile, which their daughters also shared.
“Since we reported Bruce’s diagnosis of aphasia in the spring of 2022, his condition has improved, and we now have a more specific diagnosis: frontotemporal dementia (known as FTD).
Ftd is a cruel disease that many d… But, unfortunately, challenges with communication are only one sign of the disease that Bruce faces.