Posts Tagged ‘Alzheimer’s Disease’
A New Drug to Treat Alzheimer’s Disease?
There are currently no drugs on the market to treat the mental decline associated with Alzheimer’s disease. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, 5.8 million Americans are living with the disease, and it’s the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. Therefore, the possibility of a new drug to treat Alzheimer’s is creating quite…Read More
Help for Caregivers of Dementia Patients
Caregivers of dementia patients have a tough job. Not only is their loved one lost in their own world with significant memory loss and decreased cognitive ability, he/she often states inappropriate or untrue facts. Karen Stobbe developed, In the Moment, an educational program for caregivers to help them better relate to their care receiver.…Read More