The early symptoms of Alzheimer's disease (AD) may be overlooked because they resemble signs of natural aging. However, extreme memory loss or other cognitive changes that disrupt normal life are not typical signs of aging.
Older adults who begin to notice a persistent mild memory loss of recent events may have a condition called mild cognitive impairment (MCI). MCI may be be a sign of early-stage Alzheimer's in older people. Studies suggest that older individuals who experience such...Read more
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A new study published in the September 11, 2007 issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology shows that... Read more »
People with Alzheimer's are as varied as people in any walk of life. They have a variety of different lifestyles and have diverse life... Read more »
Research continues to show that these family members spend more time on care and are more stressed than relatives of those with other illnesses. A... Read more »