Discover New Ways to Cope with Alzheimer's Now all those impacted by Alzheimer's disease can improve their quality of life, starting today. This helpful book dispels the myths and clearly lays out the truth about Alzheimer's and offers practical solutions for not only those who have the disease, but also their families and their caregivers. Inside, you'll uncover a new world of hope and the latest information on: ·The signs, symptoms, and proper diagnosis of Alzheimer's ·Living with Alzheimer's and providing the best possible care ·Cutting-edge research, including advances in biotechnology and genetics ·The latest conventional drugs and effective natural treatments, such as Ginkgo biloba and huperzine-A ·And much, much more!
Presents a compassionate and practical approach to slowing the affects of Alzheimer's, describing its symptoms, latest research, and natural and traditional treatments and offering additional information to caregivers. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Alzheimer's is a type of dementia that affects memory, thinking, and behavior. Alzheimer's is the most common cause of dementia, a general term for memory loss and other cognitive abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. Estimates vary, but experts suggest that as many as 5.5 million Americans age
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO
A prominent geriatric psychiatrist details the good, the bad, and the ugly aspects of places where those with dementia are treated—from emergency rooms and psychiatric hospitals to assisted living facilities and nursing homes. * Vignettes and experiences from author's practice illustrate strategies that will improve quality of life for caregivers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-06 - Publisher: Mayo Clinic Press
Around 50 million people around the world have dementia. Each year, nearly 10 million new cases are reported. By some estimates, the number of people living with dementia could triple by 2050. This book offers an update on what experts know about Alzheimer’s and related dementias, including the latest research