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

  Alzheimer's Disease: The Basics
Symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and more.
(28 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)

 Alzheimer's Disease: The Basics (28 pages)

 Alzheimer's and Other Dementias (4 pages)

 Alzheimer's and Diabetes (3 pages)

 Beta-Amyloid Hypothesis (3 pages)

 Dementia (1 page)

 Dementia-related Behaviors (3 pages)

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

 Genetic Testing (2 pages)

 Just for Children: Helping You Understand Alzheimer's Disease (2 pages)

 Just for Teens: Helping You Understand Alzheimer's Disease (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)

 Tools for Early Identification, Assessment and Treatment (40 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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