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Alzheimer's Disease Community

This is a patient forum for Alzheimer's Disease. Discussions include symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, and support for patients and their loved ones.
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hi how long does it take to become severly dehydrated with a person with azheimers does it take days, weeks or can it happen in hours,and...
My father has done a brain MRI. The report says he possibily has a slight atrophy of mesial temporal lobe - grade 2 of MLA scale schelte...
My spouse is 70 and has what I feel stage 6 as hes shadowing and afraid to be alone even in our house that we lived in over 30 years and ...
Sorry for my english....my father is in hospital due to abuse of psyco-medicines in the rest house he was living in. Now he is phisically...
Please take a moment to reach out to heartfluttersflyawayplz, and give a shout out for how much you appreciate her! She has been a Commun...
I just was wondering, what might be One of the FIRST SIGNS OF THIS???? PLZ....someone dear to me thinks they have it, and I am worried, t...
My 82 year-old mother has had severe itching for a while and nothing has helped so far. The doctor prescribed the use of different soap a...
hello, i wanna know how is the alzeimer actually occurs.. i mean how does it happen..is it that the brain neurones begin to die? if so wh...
My mother is 65. She is terrified of getting AD, because her own mother has it. She has been having very mild memory troubles that may or...
Hi all I am 30 years old female, doctor by profession . I have been suffering from this strange irritating problem (unbearable now) sinc...
Alzheimer's is not the only cause of memory loss. Many people have trouble with memory — this does NOT mean they have Alzheimer's. There...
Happy anniversary to heartfluttersflyawayplz- your Community Leader! Please take a moment to reach out to heartfluttersflyawayplz, and g...
we are here to try and help you get threw these hard times
can you drink wine and while using the excelon patch
any new treatments to slow progression
Hello, i just found out my mother has alzheimers. I was wondering if anyone knew how long I have with her, and if there is any treatment...
my mother is in a nursing home and has obvious confusion sometimes, short term memory loss, but most of all she has a lot of hallucinatio...
Hi want to wish everyone a very merry Christmas/Happy Holidays, may your home be full of love and warm memories.
My beloved sister was dxd with Sudden Onset Dementia (Re: Alzheimers a year ago at 63). Short-term memory loss. How short term is short...
I am told by a cousin that it is "in our genes" My dad had it and now my aunt has it both on father's side. PLEASE HELP
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