Alzheimer’s disease is a degenerative brain disease and the most common form of dementia. Dementia is not a specific disease. It's an overall term that describes a group of symptoms.
While some risk factors can't be changed, emerging evidence suggests there may be other factors we can influence.
Alzheimer's disease typically progresses slowly in three general stages.
Currently there is no cure for Alzheimer’s or a way to slow its progression, there are however, treatments that may help symptoms.
Join talk show host Gail Dixon and special guest, Ilene Rosenthal of the Alzheimer's Association as we delve into the definitions, symptoms, risk factors and treatments for Alzheimer's.