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Alzheimer's Disease

Also called: Alzheimer's

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I'm sorry to hear this elderly lady is going through this. She otherwise sounds like she's in very good shape!I suggest you start with a trip...
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Hi, OK there is an alzheimers test you can do, just googkle alzheimers test puzzle, you will find lots of tests to do.And you can also google...
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I have younger friends that 'have trouble keeping up with the conversation' so I'd guess she just isn't paying attention enough...
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WELCHOL ORAL SIDE EFFECTSConstipation and upset stomach may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or...
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There is absolutely NO connection between the seasonal flu shots and Alzheimers disease.
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It is always a concern when a person has a sudden change in wakefulness. This is especially true when a person has Alzheimer’s disease and may have...
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Yes, one can survive quite a while on IVs, but there would need to be special fluids that provide additional nutritional support (calories), not just...
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Back in the 1960s, a few studies found high levels of aluminum in the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease. The research suddenly called into...
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Families often feel emotional at holiday time especially if a parent is unable to join them to celebrate. You and your sister seem to be aware and...
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Alzheimer's disease or Alzheimer's-type dementia is a progressive degeneration of brain tissue that primarily strikes people over age 65. It is the...
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Although typically people develop Alzheimer's disease as they grow older, the disease is not a natural result of aging. It is an abnormal condition...
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Nutrition is one of the areas that caregivers often must assume responsibility for... even if the person's Alzheimer's is at an early stage. A short...
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This issue needs careful evaluation and is certainly a safety concern. The following points may help you decide. Does the person with Alzheimer's:...
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It is important to have a plan in case of your own illness, disability, or death. Consult a lawyer about setting up a living trust, durable power of...
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There is no "typical" person with Alzheimer's. There is tremendous variability among people with Alzheimer's in their behaviors and...
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