Alzheimer's is a progressive disease that destroys brain cells and affects a person's memory, thoughts, and behaviors.According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Alzheimer's disease affected nearly 5.7 million adults living in the United States in 2016.Many people who have Alzheimer's receive daily assistance and care from their family members, partners, or close friends. According to the CDC, 32% of caregivers of people with dementia provide care for 5 or more years.
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Article Written By: Jamie Eske
Original Article Posted on :18 September 2019
Link to Original Article:https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/326374.php