El Alzheimer puede tocar la puerta de cualquier familia

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El Alzheimer puede tocar la puerta de cualquier familia SADM #91 Jul/Ago 2020 Aliza Lifshitz, MD, (Dr. Aliza), Endocrinología, Diabetes y Metabolismo La enfermedad de Alzheimer es la forma más común de demencia. Es una enfermedad irreversible y progresiva del … Read More

Helping Kids Understand Alzheimer’s Disease

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Helping Kids Understand Alzheimer’s Disease National Institute on Aging, NIH When a family member has Alzheimer’s disease, it affects everyone in the family, including children and grandchildren. It’s important to talk to them about what is happening. How much and what … Read More

Deaths from Alzheimer’s Disease

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Deaths from Alzheimer’s Disease Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Alzheimer’s disease, a fatal form of dementia, is a public health problem. Alzheimer’s disease-related deaths have increased over the past 16 years in every race, sex, and ethnicity category, … Read More

Entérate, Assisting Alzheimer’s Patients and Their Caregivers

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Entérate, Assisting Alzheimer’s Patients and Their Caregivers SADM #69 Nov/Dic 2016 Por VITAS Healthcare November has been designated National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregivers Month. VITAS Healthcare recognizes the importance of leveraging these and other healthcare observances to build awareness and celebrate the approximately 90 million family Read more ….

Assisting Alzheimer’s Patients and Their Caregivers

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Assisting Alzheimer’s Patients and Their Caregivers VITAS Healthcare November has been designated National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregivers Month. VITAS Healthcare recognizes the importance of leveraging these and other healthcare observances to build awareness and celebrate the … Read More

U.S. Latinos diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease expected to grow more than 800%

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U.S. Latinos diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease expected to grow more than 800% A recent report doesn’t bode well for the population of aging Latinos in the United States. According to “Latinos and Alzheimer’s Disease: New Numbers Behind the Crisis,”which was … Read More