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Apr

How to Choose Long Term Care for Alzheimer’s Patients

Written by Family Magazine. Posted in Long term care for alzheimers patients, Memory care facilities

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Alzheimer?s disease is a brain disorder that progressively destroys memory and thinking skills, eventually causing the lose of the ability to carry out the most simple of tasks. While much research has been done on the disease, currently one thing is for certain, its effects can not be reversed. In fact, of the top 10 causes of death in the U.S., Alzheimer’s disease is the only one that cannot be prevented, slowed down, and does not have a cure. Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia acount for one third of senior deaths making it the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S.

Many families with loved ones who suffer with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia often have a hard time finding and choosing the right care options for alzheimer