Alzheimer’s Foundation Of America

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Small Study: Drug May Help Stabilize Alzheimer’s

For the first time, researchers are reporting that a treatment might help stabilize Alzheimer’s disease for as much as three years, although the evidence is weak and in only four patients.

07/17/2012

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Seniors Encouraged To Get Alzheimer’s Screening

Alzheimer’s disease gradually steals a person’s memory and will even eventually take away their ability to perform the simplest of tasks.

11/14/2011