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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.
(30 pages)

 Treatments for Alzheimer's Disease
Information about FDA-approved drugs.
(3 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 (30 pages)

 Alzheimer's and Other Dementias (4 pages)

 Alzheimer's and Diabetes (3 pages)

 Behavioral and Psychiatric Alzheimer's Symptoms (4 pages)

 Beta-Amyloid Hypothesis (3 pages)

 Dementia (2 pages)

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

 Genetic Testing (2 pages)

 Helping Children and Teens Understand Alzheimer's Disease (12 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 (3 pages)

 Participating in Clinical Trials (3 pages)

 Stages of Alzheimer's (3 pages)

 10 Warning Signs (8 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'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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