Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking, and behavior. Though the majority of people with Alzheimer’s are older than 65, this disease is not a normal part of old age. Alzheimer’s has no current cure, but treatment options can help improve quality of life. Learn more about this disease with these articles.
How Alzheimer’s and Other Forms of Dementia Affect Sleep and What You Can Do About It
Patients with dementia often have insomnia and daytime sleepiness. Proper sleep habits, medications, and treatment of underlying causes can help.Learn More
The Difference Between Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia
Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are not a normal part of aging and should be addressed by a physician.Learn More
Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Support
Caring for an individual with Alzheimer’s disease is difficult. Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive condition that causes significant changes in a person’s everyday life.Learn More
November Is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month
Alzheimer’s disease is the most common neurodegenerative disease in the world.Learn More
Recognizing the Signs of Alzheimer’s
Alzheimer’s disease, the leading cause of dementia, is present in 5 to 10 percent of seniors today. Learn how to identify its symptoms.Learn More
Care for the Caregiver
Being the primary caregiver for a loved one comes with many challenges. Learn more about how to cope.Learn More
Editor's Note: This gallery was originally published on , and was last reviewed on .