Early detection for better care. In April of 2011, new guidelines for diagnosing Alzheimer's disease were issued for the first time in 27 years. This was prompted by encouraging research that found reliable links between the disease and certain biological markers in brain tissue and spinal fluid... more
We all know that forgetfulness is a symptom of Alzheimer's disease. But as language skills diminish, more disturbing behaviors may develop. The Mayo Clinic explains that damage to the brain's neurotransmitters, can cause your loved one to act out in new ways. These new behaviors can often be... more
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