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Information: about Alzheimer's Disease



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What is Alzheimer's Disease?


What are the causes of Alzheimer's Disease?


What are the signs of Alzheimer's in the early stages? Why do we miss them?

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What are the 7 stages of Alzheimer's Disease?

Alzheimer's causes memory, thinking and behavioral problems that comes on gradually. These problems get worse over time, however there are moments when the patient can be completely lucid. There is no known cure, but there are medicines that have, in some cases, slowed the progression of the disease.


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Prevention:

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Needs and Solutions

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How should the caregiver talk or work with their loved one with Alzheimer's or Dementia?


What kind of care will your loved one require?

Immediate medical attention and treatment are most effective - when started early.

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Recovery


Awareness


Viewpoint


On-Line Discussion


Research:

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Learn More about Alzheimer's Disease


References

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