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Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia

Suspecting you or a loved one may be exhibiting signs of Alzheimer’s can be a stressful and emotional experience. Of course, just because you forget things, it doesn’t necessarily mean you have Alzheimer's or another form of dementia. Even when your worst fears are realized, the earlier you’re diagnosed and seek help, the better your chances of delaying the onset of more debilitating symptoms, prolonging your independence, and maximizing your quality of life.

Alzheimer’s Disease

While there is not yet a cure for Alzheimer’s, there are plenty of ways you can slow progression of the disease and continue living a full life.

Age-Related Memory Loss

While certain brain changes are inevitable when it comes to aging, major memory problems are not. Here's how to tell the difference between normal age-related forgetfulness and cognitive problems.

Living with Dementia

A dementia diagnosis inevitably shifts your priorities. But the more you understand about dementia, the more you can do to improve the outcome and preserve your sense of control.

Tips for Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another type of dementia impacts every aspect of your daily life. These guidelines can help you succeed on the caregiving journey.

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease is one of the biggest concerns many of us have as we get older. Promising research shows that these simple steps can help to reduce your risk.