Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Guide

Written by Michele Wheat

People have many prized possessions. From money to houses to jewelry, people enjoy having and using these items. However, all of these possessions are replaceable. The one possession we all have that is not replaceable, is our memory.

The memories that we have are cherished possessions that can not be duplicated or even recreated. It is heartbreaking, when those memories are lost. One of the most common medical conditions that people get is Alzheimer's Disease. In 2015, it is estimated that 5.1 million people aged 65 and older will be diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease, and in the next 10 years this figure will rise to 7.1 million people. So, what is Alzheimer's Disease?

What is Alzheimer's Disease?

Common Symptoms

Treatment Options

Long-Term Prognosis

Help for Families