Bruce Willis is not alone in his fight against frontotemporal dementia and he has one companion, Evelyn, his nine-year-old daughter who had a touching account of what happened to her father.
Emma Heming Willis, the Hollywood star’s wife, shared through her Instagram account new details about the attention the actor receives as well as the little girl’s gesture for her father.
The woman said she had to tell them the story of what the child did because she found it moving, as well as giving examples of the support everyone in the family had given Willis.
Bruce Willis left acting due to health problems, specifically aphasia due to frontotemporal dementia. Photo: Instagram
Emma Heming said of what Bruce Willis’ youngest daughter did, “I’m going to try to do it without crying because when Evelyn told me this story, I was completely blown away.”
She explained that Evelyn cared so much for her father that she spent her free time at school finding “fun facts” about dementia.
Of the information he gleaned, what he learned most was that people who suffer from these health conditions can “become severely dehydrated”, so he decided to avoid this matter with his father. action taken.
Emma deduces that Evelyn is actually her father’s daughter as they both love random subjects. To calm his anxiety, he always had the idea to look for Bruce Willis with a water bottle on hand.
“This is the sweetest and kindest thing you can do: Be curious and educate,” Emma Hemming added, adding, “What caregivers, friends and family should do: Educate yourself about your loved one’s illnesses.” .
Bruce Willis quit acting in March 2022 due to aphasia, a language disorder that makes it difficult for people to communicate. Over the course of months he elaborated that the disease was frontotemporal dementia.