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Classification of Alzheimer’s symptoms

Cognitive Symptoms These symptoms are characterized by gradual onset, is progressive cognitive decline. Memory problems: a person may not learn new information but neither remembers previously learned information. Usually, people remember old memories, but forget what they did the day … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease: treatment

There’s no cure for the disease. Treatment addresses to disorders that develop each patient: antidepressants, anxiolytics, antipsychotics when the patient has hallucinations and delirium. In addition, psychotherapy is useful in depressed patients. There are several medicines that are used in … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease: diagnosis

Suspected of Alzheimer’s is a person who has memory loss that gets worse over time. Currently there is a test under which they can establish with certainty that a person has Alzheimer’s. For a person to be diagnosed with Alzheimer’s … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease: causes

According to Dr. Edward Francis, exist several types of dementias and are classified by the cause of its generation, but all have in common the destruction of brain cells. The causes are multiple: the accumulation of amyloid in Alzheimer’s dementia, … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease: general information

Alzheimer’s is a degenerative disease, which involve different kinds of progressive changes in the brain, thus causing loss of intellectual abilities of the individual and social value. This is a social disorder with conduct to another disorder, which determine the … Continue reading

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