Alzheimer's disease (AD), also referred to simply as Alzheimer's, is a chronic neurodegenerative disease that usually starts slowly and worsens over time.
The symptoms of Alzheimer's disease often come on slowly. It might start when someone has trouble recalling things that just happened or putting thoughts into words.
Get the facts about Alzheimer’s disease, the most common cause of dementia in older adults. Learn about symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and caregiving.
Mayo Clinic experts offer information, explanations and advice about treatment and care for patients with Alzheimer's Disease.
Extended family in Colombia with a genetic mutation causing Alzheimer’s disease may help scientists prevent the disease someday - 60 Minutes
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In the documentary "Alzheimer’s: Every Minute Counts," you can see firsthand the steep social and economic consequences of Alzheimer's.
NAMENDA XR ® (memantine hydrochloride) extended-release capsules are approved for the treatment of moderate to severe Alzheimer's disease.
Learn about Alzheimer's disease, dementia and memory loss symptoms, causes and risk factors and understand their relation to normal aging and brain function.