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Alzheimer's Disease
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Alzheimer's is not a normal part of aging.


 


What is Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's is a disease that attacks the brain. It is the most common form of dementia.
What is Dementia

Dementia is a general term for a decline in mental ability severe enough to interfere with daily life.
Diagnosis

If you or a loved one have concerns about memory loss or other symptoms of Alzheimer's or a related dementia, it is important to be evaluated by a physician.

Stages

Stages show how the disease unfolds, but progression will vary greatly from person to person.
Treatments

There are medications available to help ease symptoms.
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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.