Did You Notice A Difference In Mom’s (Or Dad’s) Memory During Your Holiday Visit?

alzheimer's research tampaDid some things strike you as unusual about Mom or Dad during the holidays this year? Were there some differences in their actions that you hadn’t noticed before?

Everyone will experience some typical changes as we age. However, memory loss is one of the most common signs of Alzheimer’s, and some other signs may be indications that Alzheimer’s is setting in. Per the Alzheimer’s Association, here are some of the differences:

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If you notice any of these early warning signs, don’t ignore them. Make an appointment with a doctor right away. Early detection ensures the maximum benefit from available treatments, relieving some symptoms and maintaining independence longer.

Alzheimer’s Disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the U. S., and one in three seniors dies with Alzheimer’s or another dementia. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, more than five million Americans have Alzheimer’s, with someone developing the disease every 66 seconds.

Today, Alzheimer’s is the only top 10 cause of death that cannot be prevented, cured, or even slowed. Research is critical to discovering ways to fight it. Meridien Research has Alzheimer’s disease research studies enrolling now at several of our clinics. For more information or to see if you or someone you know may qualify to participate, please contact us today at 1-888-777-8839 or visit NewStudyInfo.com.