Pat Summitt to Keep Coaching Despite Dementia Diagnosis

Pat Summitt plans to keep coaching women's college basketball despite her diagnoses of early-onset dementia, she said. In a statement to the University of Tennessee and her Lady Vol basketball team, Summitt. 59, said she would not let Alzheimer's-type dementia force her into early retirement. "I love being your coach, and the privilege to go to work every day with our outstanding Lady Vol basketball student-athletes." After months of memory lapses, Summitt recently visited the Mayo Clinic...Full Story
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