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CNN founder Ted Turner says he is battling Lewy body dementia, a progressive brain disorder which affects memory and other cognitive functions. He opened up about his health struggle in an interview with Ted Koppel set to air on “CBS Sunday Morning” on September 30.

“It’s a mild case of what people have as Alzheimer’s. It’s similar to that. But not nearly as bad. Alzheimer’s is fatal,” Turner told Koppel at his 113,000-acre ranch near Bozeman, Montana. “Thank goodness I don’t have that. But, I also have got, let’s – the one that’s – I can’t remember the name of it.”

The article goes on to state the following:

The creator of CNN and the Turner Broadcasting System also said he doesn’t watch the news much anymore, though he still watches CNN occasionally.

“I think they’re stickin’ with politics a little too much,” he said. “They’d do better to have – a more balanced agenda. But that’s, you know, just one person’s opinion.”

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