Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment Due to Alzheimer’s Disease…Ongoing

A Randomized, Placebo controlled, Double-Blind Clinical Trial to Study the Efficacy and Safety of MK-8931 in Subjects with Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment Due to Alzheimer’s Disease. (Prodromal AD)

This is an 18 month study in which subjects that screen and qualify will go onto the program taking the investigation medication by mouth once daily.

Mild to Moderate Alzheimer’s Disease Treated with Donepezil…Ongoing Study

Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, fixed dose study of Lu AE58054 in patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease treated with Donepezil.

This is a 28 week study in which qualified participants will take the investigational medication or placebo ( a dummy capsule without an active ingredient ) once daily by mouth.

Potential patients must have been receiving a drug containing Donepezil for the last 6 months,

Understanding the Stages and Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease

Understanding the Stages and Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease has a long, slow progression. Often, the patient will live with the disease for 8 to 10 years after they are diagnosed, but some individuals have lived as long as 25 years with the disease.

As Alzheimer’s disease progresses, virtually every aspect of your loved one’s life will be affected—from their language,

Is my memory loss normal, or a sign of Alzheimer’s Disease ?

Is my Memory Loss Normal, or a Sign of Alzheimer’s Disease ?

How Normal is Memory Loss compared to Alzheimer’s Disease?

As we age we all suffer from some degree of memory loss. lzhWhether this is within normal boundaries or is a sign of something more serious – Aeimer’s disease or another form of dementia – can be difficult to tell in the early stages.

What is the Difference between Normal Memory Loss and Alzheimer’s

Is my Memory Loss Normal, or a Sign of Alzheimer’s Disease?

As we age we all suffer from some degree of memory loss. Whether this is within normal boundaries or is a sign of something more serious – Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia – can be difficult to tell in the early stages.

Free Screening for Memory Loss at Palm Beach Neurological Center

 

Palm Beach Neurological Center is providing a Free Screening for Memory Loss Friday, June 13th, 2014.

Statistics show that one third of people over 60 years of age have some problems recalling information or events. One quarter of people over 85 years of age suffer from serious memory loss.

Understanding Memory

Understand Memory More Carefully

There are a number of different processes and levels of understanding when we talk about memory. We don’t simply mean the recollection of childhood events, or how to find our way around. Here we’ll explore these different kinds of memory, and our understanding of them.

Sensory Memory

Sensory memory is remembering how something looks and being able to describe it,

The Top 5 Reasons for Memory Loss

What are the Top Five Reasons for Memory Loss

Memory loss – whether short or long term – can be very distressing. It’s common to be very worried if you start to forget everyday things, or struggle to remember the names of loved ones and important dates.

There are a lot of reasons that a person might suffer from memory loss and it’s common to jump to worrying conclusions – but the memory loss may not be permanent,

What it is like to Have a Parent with Alzheimer’s Disorder

My Parent has Alzheimer’s Disorder

Here we discuss some of the changes your parent may experience, and ways that you might be able to help them through the cognitive ability the disease is known for.

The early signs of Alzheimer’s Disorder

It can be confusing in the early stages of Alzheimer’s Disorder for the person suffering AD,

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