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Wendy Williams' family breaks silence after dementia diagnosis


Wendy Williams’ family breaks silence after dementia diagnosis

Wendy Williams’ niece has broken their family’s silence after her caretakers announced she has been diagnosed with a form of dementia.

The 59-year-old former talk show host was diagnosed with primary progressive aphasia and frontotemporal dementia - which also affects Bruce Willis - last year “after undergoing a battery of medical tests,” a statement read.

Williams’ niece Alex Finnie spoke to ABC’s Good Morning America in an interview broadcast on Thursday, 22 February, about a new Lifetime documentary about her aunt’s life.

“What people are gonna see is a broken woman who has had the world on her shoulders for so long and just cracked,” she said.

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