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a discussion of Alzheimers
featuring Jenny Knauss

from a 2003 WGN News Program (2.2 megabytes)

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Jenny Knauss was a leader of the Chicago Women's Liberation Union health projects and was executive director of the Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health until 2002.

Jenny now has Alzheimers' disease.

In this short clip from a 2003 WGN newscast, Jenny talks about how she is passing on her life experience to today's young medical students while acting as an advocate for Alzheimers patients.

Jenny is an enthusiastic participant in the Herstory Project.

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