• Dementia, Alzheimer's Disease Stages, Treatments, and Other Medical Considerations

  • Alzheimer's Roadmap
  • By: Laura Town, Karen Kassel
  • Narrated by: Bill Fike
  • Length: 1 hr and 47 mins
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars (26 ratings)

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Dementia, Alzheimer's Disease Stages, Treatments, and Other Medical Considerations

By: Laura Town,Karen Kassel
Narrated by: Bill Fike
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Publisher's Summary

Over three million people are diagnosed with Alzheimer's every year in the US. Alzheimer's affects the entire family.

Has your loved one been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease? Do you know how to recognize the symptoms and distinguish them from other forms of dementia? Do you know how to choose a doctor and care for your loved one?

A diagnosis of Alzheimer's can be confusing and devastating at the same time. Author Laura Town's personal experience with this disease, and co-author Karen Kassel's pharmacology background, make them the perfect team to unravel the mysteries of Alzheimer's.

Learn:

  • How to recognize warning signs
  • The prognosis, symptoms, and stages of Alzheimer's disease
  • Methods for delaying the onset and slowing the progression
  • Special considerations for early Alzheimer's
  • Available tests, treatment options, and clinical trials

©2015, 2018 Laura Town (P)2018 Laura Town

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As a caregiver for someone with this disease, the information provided was very helpful and gave me a greater understanding.

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Very helpful information

The information and suggestions are very helpful for each stage of alheimers. I will have to listen again as my love one advance into moderate and severe stage. Good reference point.

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This is a great resource for anyone in the position of caring for a patient suffering from Alzheimer’s. It is written so it is easy to understand for most people.

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This book walks the listener through the stages of Alzheimer’s, with situations to expect and answers to questions caregivers may have.