Alzheimer The Elderly Most Common Dementia

There are quite a few dementia diseases but when it comes to the elderly, the one that stands out as the most common of those categorized as dementia in nature is, Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Dementia is defined as being any medical condition that interrupts the way the brain normally works. The part of...

Treating Alzheimers Disease With Compassion

The first step in treating any disease is to be sure that you have the correct diagnosis. The reason for this is obvious – wrong diagnosis, the treatment will most likely be ineffective. The treatment can even be harmful if the diagnosis is incorrect. Any doctor should be diligent when making a...

Alzheimer

Although the symptoms of the disease happen to the person with the disease they are often not recognized at first. In fact, if the individual lives alone and does not socialize often, the disease may not be caught in the mild stage. There are 3 stages to the disease (mild, moderate and severe). The...

Discovering The Changes In Diet And Other Alternative Treatments For Alzheimers

It is very important for the person with Alzheimer’s disease to be in overall good health. A healthy body typically is able to handle the many cognitive, behavioral and personality symptoms of the disease. Doctors who treat Alzheimer’s patients typically design treatment plans so that the...

Symptoms Of Early Onset Alzheimers Disease

It is in the mild stage of the disease that the diagnosis is made and it is these symptoms that can be the most difficult to detect at first especially if the individual is younger than 65. Typically Alzheimer’s is a disease that occurs in those who are 65 or older so when someone in their 50s or 40s...

Can You Reduce Your Risk For Alzheimer

The issue of reducing the risk of any disease, including Alzheimer’s disease is always of interest because the prognosis is so devastating to those who are diagnosed as well as for their family members. Basically most of the time it is reasonable to believe that if you improve your health, you...

The Degenerative And Incurable Disease Alzheimer

Alois Alzheimer is credited with first describing the degenerative and incurable disease, Alzheimer’s disease. Since he discovered it in 1906, 26.6 million individuals have experienced Alzheimer’s. The symptoms are often described as being “age related” symptoms. The most common...

Getting A Handle On Alzheimer Treatments

There are several medications and approaches to treating Alzheimer’s disease that may be discussed when you are a loved one is facing the prognosis of Alzheimer’s. The first thing you will be told is that there is no cure for the disease currently. Your doctor will probably assure you that...

How Does Your Doctor Make The Diagnosis Of Alzheimer

You or someone you love may have noticed some symptoms or signs that may be Alzheimer’s disease and you are anxious to find out if it is Alzheimer’s for sure or not. How will the doctor make the diagnosis? What tools or tests will be used when making the diagnosis? The symptoms or signs...

Alternative Treatments For Alzheimer

Like most diseases, those who have Alzheimer’s or those who are family members or close friends of those who have Alzheimer’s disease may be looking towards alternative treatments in hopes of bring relief or to prolong quality of life to those who suffer from the disease. Alternative treatments...
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