Alzheimer's Disease Jamie Valo and Sarah Wabler The Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio Acknowledgement: The authors appreciate contributions from David Thurman, 1 Hilda Razzaghi, 2 and Bethany Wexler 2 1 National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease ...
Telling Others About an Alzheimer Diagnosis When you learn that someone you care about has Alzheimer's, you may hesitate to tell the person that he or she has the disease.
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Alzheimer's disease causes the gradual death of brain tissue due to biochemical problems inside individual brain cells. Scientists have found 2 types of abnormal proteins, amyloid plaques and tangles, in the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease.
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i PREFACE The "North Dakota Alzheimer's Disease Demonstration Project: Working Together" is being developed to implement a systems-change approach to save public expenditures by activating disease management efforts and helping families use community-based supports to significantly delay out of ...