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 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease
A list to help you recognize the warning signs
of Alzheimer's (8 pages)

  Basics of Alzheimer's Disease 
Symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and more.
(15 pages)

 Treatments for Alzheimer's Disease
Information about FDA-approved drugs.
(3 pages)

 What Do We Know About Preventing
Alzheimer's Disease? 
10 Ways to Love Your Brain that can reduce
risk of cognitive decline. (5 pages)


Learn more about dementia
See our What is dementia? and Types of dementia sections to learn more about dementia symptoms, causes and treatments.

Alphabetical list:

 Alzheimer's Disease (3 pages)

 Basics of Alzheimer's Disease (15 pages)

 Alzheimer's and Diabetes (3 pages)

 Beta-Amyloid Hypothesis (3 pages)

 Choosing a Doctor to Evaluate Memory and Thinking Problems (2 pages)

 Dementia (1 page)

 Dementia-related Behaviors (3 pages)

 Documentation Guide (for changes in abilities) (9 pages)

 Genetic Testing (2 pages)

 Mild Cognitive Impairment (1 page)

 Parent's Guide: Helping Children and Teens Understand Alzheimer’s Disease (12 pages)

 Participating in Clinical Trials (3 pages)

 Principles for a Dignified Diagnosis (2 pages)

 Stages of Alzheimer's (2 pages)

 10 Warning Signs (8 pages)

 10 Warning Signs Checklist (2 pages)

 10 Ways to Help a Family Living with Alzheimer's (2 pages)

 Treatments for Alzheimer's Disease (3 pages)

  What Do We Know About Preventing Alzheimer's Disease? (5 pages)

What's Happening to Grandpa?
by Maria Shriver

Maria Shriver's children's book is about a
grandparent with Alzheimer's. A great resource
for explaining the disease to kids. $9.99

More resources for kids

Learn how Maria Shriver is raising awareness

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