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Learn about what Alzheimer's disease is, its symptoms & risk factors, treatment options and how to live with or care for someone with the disease.
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Helping Children Understand Alzheimer's Disease

This article provides useful tips for helping a child understand the symptoms associated with Alzheimer's disease. Read more.

The Challenging Behaviors of Alzheimer's Disease: The Uses and Misuses of Antipsychotic Medications (Part Two)

Explore the controversial group of psychiatric medications, the antipsychotics, that are so often used to treat the challenging behavioral symptoms of Alzheimer's disease in part two of a three-part series. Read more.

The Challenging Behaviors of Alzheimer’s Disease (Part One)

This article provides an overview of challenging behaviors associated with Alzheimer’s disease, including agitation, sleep disturbances, inappropriate sexual behavior, and apathy. Read more.

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