Dr. Bob’s Brain

Photojournalist Karen Pulfer Focht documents a family’s journey from a devastating diagnosis during the Christmas holidays in 2015 to goodbye two and a half years later

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Published: December 27, 2018 10:06 PM CT
There were only a few warning signs that something might be wrong. Dr. Robert Bolding thought he had perhaps suffered a stroke. There was the numbness on his left side, and his family said his behavior was odd. He was inclined to ignore the frequent headaches, figuring maybe it was just the weather.

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Karen Pulfer Focht

Karen Pulfer Focht

Karen Pulfer Focht is a freelance photojournalist. She has won numerous awards in her career, many for in-depth projects about children and families in Memphis. Her work is regularly published in newspapers and magazines around the world.


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