There are now more than 5 million people in the United States living with Alzheimer’s disease, a progressive brain disorder without any cure. This number is expected to skyrocket as America’s Baby-Boomers reach age 65 and older, affecting millions of patients and family members alike. While the affects of Alzheimer’s disease is eventually debilitating, it’s important to realize it is a chronic disease that people can successfully live with for many years. This episode will examine ways to help Alzheimer’s patients and their families, cope with the changes that occur as they experience this journey together. (823)
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