Alzheimer’s Care – Dressing The Alzheimer’s Patient

As Alzheimer’s disease progresses, many caregivers struggle with some basic tasks such as dressing their patients.  In the early stages of Alzheimer’s it may be a challenge dressing the parient but as … [Read more...]

Possible Connection Between Diabetes and Alzheimer’s

Researchers from the Salk Institute may have found a link between diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease but have been unable to explain how it affects the cognitive processes of those with the degenerative … [Read more...]

Alzheimer’s Progress Signaled by Brain’s Metabolism

Researchers have found that clues to the progress of Alzheimer ’s disease can be found by examining the metabolism of the brain.  In their study, scientists have found that Alzheimer’s symptoms will … [Read more...]

Is Hoarding Normal for Alzheimer’s People?

Are you a caregiver for someone diagnosed with Alzheimer’s?  Are you finding things they’ve hoarded and stored around the house? Hoarding is not unusual for people suffering with Alzheimer’s or … [Read more...]

Common Signs Associated with Alzheimer’s Disease

Many associate memory loss as the most common sign associated with Alzheimer's disease.  The onset of Alzheimer's disease may also be signaled by other common signs other than memory loss. Some … [Read more...]

A Cure for Alzheimer’s Disease?

Is there a cure for Alzheimer's disease?  This is a question that has been asked by many Alzheimer's patients and caregivers. There is no known cure for Alzheimer's disease.  In fact, there is no … [Read more...]

Alzheimer’s Disease Treatment Aricept

The Alzheimer's disease treatment Aricept is used to treat Alzheimer's patients that display mild to moderate symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.  It has also been used a treatment for patients with … [Read more...]

Alzheimer’s Disease Treatment Ebixa

The Alzheimer's disease treatment Ebixa is a drug treatment prescribed to Alzheimer's patients that display moderate to advanced symptoms of the disease. Ebixa is not a cure for Alzheimer's disease … [Read more...]

What Causes Alzheimer’s Disease?

The true cause of Alzheimer's disease is not fully known.  Research continues to fully understand the cause of Alzheimer's but there are certain characteristics that characterize the onset of … [Read more...]