What is Aphasia?

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The news that Bruce Willis is stepping away from acting, possibly permanently, because of aphasia has drawn attention to a condition that is not that well known.

So, let’s unpack what’s going on.

What, Exactly is Aphasia?

Aphasia is damage to the brain which affects the ability to express and comprehend language.

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