Senile dementia - Alzheimer's type (SDAT); SDAT
Although there is no proven way to prevent AD, there are some practices that may be worth incorporating into your daily routine, particularly if you have a family history of dementia. Talk to your doctor about any of these approaches, especially those that involve taking a medication or supplement.
When you suspect someone may have Alzheimer’s disease, or another type of dementia, their doctor will carry out a number of tests. One of... Read more »
In my previous blog, I wrote about an encouraging study of a drug called Dimebon. This drug, if approved, may help people with Alzheimer's... Read more »
Because the cure for Alzheimer's disease remains elusive the best we are currently able to offer are ways to maximize the level of... Read more »
2006 marks the 100th anniversary of one of the most defining moments in the history of Alzheimers disease. In 1906, Dr. Alois Alzheimer, a German... 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 »