Alzheimer's Disease Fact Sheet
What is Alzheimer’s disease, what causes it, what are the symptoms, and how is it treated? Get answers to these questions and more in this NIA fact sheet.
What's the Difference Between Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease?
Dementia is a group of symptoms, while Alzheimer’s is a disease. Learn how they’re connected and what the causes, symptoms, and treatments are for each.
Dementia - Don't let your training slip away
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What You Should Know About Dementia - Caring.com
Here are the key facts you should know about dementia, from signs that someone may have the illness to diagnosis and potential ways to slow its progress.
5 Familiar (and Difficult) Behaviors of Alzheimer’s Patients
Alzheimer’s disease can be tough on caregivers, especially when difficult behaviors like aggression or wandering occur. Read about five common Alzheimer’s behaviors and what you can do to respond effectively. Alzheimer’s disease leads to progressive deterioration in the brain, which causes problems with memory and cognition. Even more heartbreaking, these changes to the brain can […]
Is Alzheimer's Genetic?
How do genetics and heredity influence your risks for Alzheimer’s disease? What risk factors should you know about? Learn more.
Debunking Top Alzheimer’s Myths
Why we believe in seductive Alzheimer’s myths and the truth behind the pseudoscience. From plausible news reports to absurd urban legends, myths about Alzheimer's disease are widespread.
Dementia vs Alzheimer’s Disease
There is so much confusion as to the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. First, you should know that these are not two names for the same disease, nor are they two different …
Dementia Caregiving - Caring.com
Caring for a loved one with dementia? Read on for helpful steps to take, from diagnosis to daily caregiving routines and paid dementia care options.