Understanding Alzheimer Disease: What You Need to Know
Source: NIA (National Institute on Aging)
The NIA's 24-pg booklet on Alzheimer disease helps pts and their family members to recognize its early and late sx, how it differs MCI and other medical conditions involving memory problems, when to see the doctor, and what treatment options to expect. Includes a chart that helps pts understand the differences between Alzheimer disease and normal aging. Uses real life patient stories and provides tips on how to get help caring for a person with this disease.