If you notice any of the warning signs of Alzheimer’s in yourself or someone you know, don’t ignore them. With an early clinical diagnosis, you can:
- Decrease chance of Alzheimer’s patient engaging in harmful activities, such as driving, using an oven and stove.
- Get the maximum benefit from available treatments and increase chances of participating in clinical drug trials that help advance research.
- Have more time to plan for the future including care, transportation, living options, financial and legal matters.
- Get help for you and your loved ones.
Denial can be a factor when faced with the possibility of having Alzheimer’s, but it is crucial to seek the help you or someone you know need right away to receive the best possible care.
We hope you enjoy this month’s expert-reviewed articles.
Your ALZinfo Team