Health Rewind: Restaurant Owner and Former Model B. Smith Has Alzheimer’s

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Restaurant Owner and Former Model B. Smith Has Alzheimer’s

Dubbed the “Black Martha Stewart,” former model and restaurant owner B. Smith revealed to CBS News that she is battling Alzheimer’s. Only 64, Smith says that she noticed symptoms four years ago and has been slowly deteriorating mentally since then. Smith believes that by coming out publicly, she can help reduce stigma for this disease that affects seniors. 

 (Photo: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for BET)

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