What is Alzheimer's?
What is Alzheimer’s Disease?
- The most common type of dementia.
- A progressive disease beginning with mild memory loss possibly leading to loss of the ability to carry on a conversation and respond to the environment.
- Involves parts of the brain that control thought, memory, and language.
- Can seriously affect a person’s ability to carry out daily activities.
Although scientists are learning more every day, right now, they still do not know what causes Alzheimer’s disease. (Learn More)