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Alzheimer's Disease Symptoms
A description of symptoms related to dementia of the Alzheimer's type, the development of multiple cognitive deficits manifested by both memory impairment and cognitive disturbances. Alzheimer's disease is a neurocognitive disorder (either major or minor, depending upon its severity) that has an insidious onset and gradual progression in cognitive impairment.
https://psychcentral.com/disorders/alzheimers-disease-symptoms/ - 31-May-2000 - Hits: 1447 - Rate This | Details
Bright Focus Alzheimer's Disease FAQ
Frequently asked questions and their answers about Alzheimer's disease. It is published by The Bright Focus Foundation, a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization that has dedicated over 25 years to funding research on age-related and degenerative diseases, educating the public about these diseases, and providing emergency financial assistance to Alzheimer's disease patients and their caregivers.
https://www.brightfocus.org/alzheimers - 20-Mar-2000 - Hits: 791 - Rate This | Details
Canine Caregivers for Dementia and Alzheimer's Patients
This article contains information about the benefits a service or therapy dog can provide to those enduring some form of dementia.
Some of the topics addressed include impact on quality of life, history and research on service animals and resources to aid in finding a service animal match.
https://www.rover.com/canine-caregivers-dementia-alzheimers/ - 22-Jul-2015 - Hits: 98 - Rate This | Details
Guidelines for the Evaluation of Dementia and Age-Related Cognitive Decline
Summary of the APA Presidential Task Force on the Assessment of Age-Consistent Memory Decline and Dementia. Approved by the Council of Representatives American Psychological Association, February 1998.
http://www.apa.org/practice/guidelines/dementia.aspx - 25-Dec-2005 - Hits: 352 - Rate This | Details
National Institute on Aging
The website of the National Institute on Aging (NIA). The NIA - one of the 27 Institutes and Centers of the NIH - has been at the forefront of the Nation's research activities dedicated to understanding the nature of aging, supporting the health and well being of older adults, and extending healthy, active years of life for more people.
https://www.nia.nih.gov/ - 28-Nov-2006 - Hits: 267 - Rate This | Details