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Alzheimer's Stages

On average, people age 65 and over survive four to eight years after Alzheimer’s diagnosis. However, some live for as many as 20 years.

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To celebrate National Safe at Home Week, Griswold Home Care has developed a visual snapshot of the common, yet serious safety issues that impact people with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families / professional caregivers. #alzheimers #homesafety #infographic

To celebrate National Safe at Home Week, Griswold Home Care has developed a visual snapshot of the common, yet serious safety issues that impact people with Alzheimer’s Disease and their families / professional caregivers. #alzheimers #homesafety #infographic

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Changes in the Brain in Alzheimer's Disease - Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disease that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually even the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. In most people with Alzheimer’s, symptoms first appear after age 60. Estimates vary, but experts suggest that as many as 5.1 million Americans may have Alzheimer’s disease.

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from Health Blog

7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease Infographic

7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease Infographic - Subscribe to Life's Learning's blog at: http://lifeslearning.org/ Counselors, join us at: Facebook.com/LifesLearningForCounselors Facebook for everyone: www.facebook.com/LifesLearningForEveryone

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from Alzheimers Support

10 Warning Signs of Memory-Loss that Disrupt Daily Life

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It’s best to start the conversation about in-home senior care with your loved one early. This forethought is vital during the early stages of diseases like Parkinson’s or Alzheimer’s. For tips on having this important conversation, take a look at this infographic.

It’s best to start the conversation about in-home senior care with your loved one early. This forethought is vital during the early stages of diseases like Parkinson’s or Alzheimer’s. For tips on having this important conversation, take a look at this infographic.

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from Alzheimer Reading Room

Scientists Discover that the Brain Cleans Itself

Scientists Discover that the Brain Cleans Itself “We’re hopeful that these findings have implications for many conditions that involve the brain, such as traumatic brain injury, Alzheimer’s disease, stroke, and Parkinson’s disease.” http://www.alzheimersreadingroom.com/2012/08/scientists-discover-that-brain-cleans.html

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