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Early Onset Alzheimer's: Spot, Treat, and Cope With Early Onset Alzheimer's

How to Spot, Treat, and Cope With Early Onset Alzheimer's

Early onset Alzheimer’s is a type of Alzheimer’s disease that strikes younger people.  It is an uncommon form of dementia that affects individuals younger than 65.  These people represent 5% of all Alzheimer’s patients. It can develop as early as 30 to 40 years of age, those it is very uncommon.  People in their 50’s are more apt to get the disease, especially if there is a genetic component to it.  It has been found to...

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