Tag Archives: family caregivers

A Loved One Has Been Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease: Now What?

By: www.ALZinfo.org When your loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, many questions come to mind. First is the question “Is there a cure?” Unfortunately, there is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease. However, there are drugs that may improve or … Continue reading

The Science of Caring

While searching for the cause and developing a cure for Alzheimer’s disease, the Fisher Center Foundation is also funding projects to support the many family members and friends who are on the front lines of caring for the more than … Continue reading

Alzheimer’s to Strike One in Eight Baby Boomers

About one in six female and one in 10 male baby boomers or more than 10 million people overall are expected to come down with Alzheimer’s disease in the coming decades, a new report claims. Continue reading

Poor Vision a Concern for People with Alzheimer’s

One in three nursing home residents with Alzheimer’s disease who need eyeglasses don’t have the right glasses and can’t see clearly, a new study reports. Continue reading