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Kent Kinkade and wife, Susan, have taken turns caring for daughter, Kelly Kinkade, who is suffering from a deadly liver condition. Scott Roberson / Daily Journal


The disease first started taking away short-term memory.

Kelly Kinkade started forgetting details in her job as an attorney. Then she would forget directions, where she was driving or what she was doing for a few moments. Eventually, the disease made her forget the names of her pets, what day it was or where she was when she woke up.

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