What to Know About Aphasia

April 22, 2022

Aphasia, a little-known neurological disorder that affects a person’s ability to communicate, became an international topic of conversation recently when the family of actor Bruce Willis announced he has the condition and would be retiring from acting. ... Dr. Mitchell Elkind, an attending neurologist on the stroke service at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, shares facts about aphasia, including the risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options. [read more]

Source: Manhattan Times