Bruce Willis, the film star known for his roles in “Die Hard” and “Pulp Fiction,”
will step away from his decades-long movie career in the wake of a recent aphasia diagnosis
Aphasia is a constellation of symptoms that make it difficult or impossible to express or comprehend language
The disorder stems from damage to the parts of the brain that are responsible for language functions
Aphasia can be devastating for patients, disrupting their ability to take part in everyday life.