Does the disease get worse with time?

Unfortunately, yes.  Alzheimer’s is a progressive disease that gets worse over time.  Below is a link to our website that explains these stages and what you can expect.  It was developed by Dr. Barry Reisberg, an internationally recognized expert in this field and director of our Educational and Resources Program at NYU School of Medicine.  It is used worldwide to measure the progression of the disease.

Clinical Stages of Alzheimer’s