If you have been touched by Alzheimer's or a related dementia, we are here for you.
Your memory often changes as you grow older. But memory loss that disrupts daily life is not a typical part of aging.
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Coming to terms with the diagnosis requires time. Immediate reactions of denial and fear are normal and may help you and the person diagnosed process the grief you are feeling.
Resources are available to help both you and the person with dementia as the disease progresses.
The Alzheimer’s Association South Dakota is the premier source of information and support for the more than 17,000 people living with Alzheimer’s in South Dakota, their families and caregivers. Through its statewide office, the Alzheimer’s Association offers a broad range of programs and services, including a 24-hour Helpline, care consultations and support groups. The Alzheimer's Associaton is also the largest non-profit funder of Alzheimer's research in the world.
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