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Maria Shriver's Mission

In honor of her father, the journalist shines a light on Alzheimer's disease

Maria Shriver

Maria Shriver with her father, Sargent Shriver. — Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage/Getty Images

Six years ago Maria Shriver learned that her father, Sargent Shriver, then 87, had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's. At the time, Maria says now, she could not have predicted the profound journey she and her family would make as they tried to understand—and cope with—the devastating disease. … Back to Article

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