Radio Facts: The attacks on B. Smith’s husband for having a girlfriend while his famous wife, former restaurant mogul B. Smith is in the throes of Alzheimer’s, have been monumental. As he explains people don’t understand what it is like to be in a situation like this and handling it alone. B. was diagnosed a few years ago and her husband admits the situation has taken a huge toll on him as her caretaker. Recently he announced he has started dating a woman the couple has known for years. The women is helping to take care of B. and the situation is awkward to, especially women, who feel her husband should not have a girlfriend during this crucial time in B.’s life. See video courtesy of the Washington Post.
B. Smith’s Alzheimer’s was taking a toll on her husband. Then he found another love.
B. Smith ran a successful media empire until she was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s in 2013. Her husband and caretaker, Dan Gasby, felt overwhelmed by her illness — until he found love with another woman.
Posted by Post Docs on Tuesday, January 29, 2019