Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals
The public demand for education on Alzheimer's disease and nutrition has risen exponentially in the past decade mostly due to the increase in research with scientific evidence of nutrients that promote Alzheimer's prevention.
The number of people living with dementia worldwide today is now estimated at 44 million. By this number will have trebled. Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia know no social, economic, ethnic or geographical boundaries. It is a truly global epidemic.
So, you have opted to take care of your loved one with Alzheimer's; Very noble and loving, also very stressful. This poster shows some easy things to do to help manage stress, always remember, the caregiver needs loving care as well.
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.