Many older adults are affected by dementia. Up to 70% of dementia cases are Alzheimer's-related. It's degenerative disease that causes rapid cell death, in the brain. The loss in memory is caused by decrease of brain volume. Miranda shows no signs of Alzheimer's, or any other form of dementia. She seems to have great mental health, for a woman her age.
6) Courtney comes back home after 3 years in the mental institute. She was ready to stay home, but Ali lies and says that Courtney threatened to kill her. So her family plans to ship her off to another hospital. Courtney then dresses up and acts like Ali. Her family takes Ali to the mental hospital thinking she was Courtney.
Forget special effects, prosthetics and hyper-detailed makeup; all you need to turn a willing friend into a monster is a little Scotch tape. Photographer Wes Naman used the unassuming office supply to transform human faces into bizarre flesh mashups, creating a unique series both amusing and horrifying, full of deep meaning and metaphor, both negative and positive, a social commentary that defies all common sense. Click here for more!