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Health Care - Learning About the Disease

This section provides information that can help you better understand dementia and its related disorders, the symptoms associated with it, the progression of the disease, and other general information about the disease. Topics include:

  1. Understanding Alzheimer's disease and other related dementias
  2. Causes and risk factors related to Alzheimer's disease
  3. Symptoms and the progression of Alzheimer's disease

Each topic contains frequently asked questions and answers. If you are looking for more information on a certain topic, you will be able to access helpful links and websites within and at the end of each section.

The stress related to dementia can be greatly reduced when we understand more about the disease and how to deal with the symptoms.

[This page updated on December 13, 2012]
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