Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals
Rebecca Wyant (left) is the primary caregiver for her mother Mary, who suffers from Alzheimer’s. Photo by Mike Fritz / PBS NewsHour Mary Wyant loved words. She loved to speak them and write them and read them. She was a … Continue reading →
What Was the First Sign of Alzheimer's Disease in Your Case?
How Do Alzheimer's Patients Die? I tell him some Alzheimer's patients forget how to eat. Some forget how to swallow. So when they eat they might start choking. More or less, the food goes down the wrong pipe, or gets caught in the air way.
There are 3 types of Parkinson's. Large movement, (Michael J Fox) tremor (Pope John Paul ll) and the least known, balance issue, quietening voice, hunch back and shuffle walk. President George H. Bush has this one.