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Glen Campbell goes public about his Alzheimer’s diagnosis

Alzheimer's disease is no respecter of fame, talent or financial status. Witness the sad news that, according to MSNBC, Glen Campbell, 75-year-old Grammy winner, has announced that he's been diagnosed with AD. Campbell is loved by his diverse fan base for his pop/country hits, but is also widely admired by guitarists for his exceptional talent on that instrument.

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Alzheimer's, cancer and many other diseases certainly do not discriminate but can attack any member of society. Hopefully with his fame and popularity he will bring attention to the disease.

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