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Maryland woman pens the story of the ordeal of her husband’s Alzheimer’s

Meryl Comer’s husband vanished more than a decade ago. Yet she has remained at his side, caring for him night and day as he drifted into the darkness of Alzheimer’s disease.

The story of how Comer, an Emmy Award-winning former broadcast journalist who lives in Kensington, Md., became just as much a victim of Alzheimer’s disease as her husband is unusual but not unique — which is why she has pushed to make it public.