Stages of Alzheimer’s
Becky Young
Becky Young
July 16, 2018
It can be helpful for caregivers to learn about the changes throughout the stages of Alzheimer's to understand how the condition is advancing in the brain.

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How to 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 those younger than 65.
138 found this helpful by Becky Young on November 21, 2017
Coconut Oil and Alzheimer's

Could Coconut Oil Help Alzheimer’s Patients?

Currently, there have been several small trials testing the theory that the MCTs found in coconut oil are beneficial for Alzheimer’s.
495 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer and Josh Duvauchelle on November 7, 2017
Creative Therapies for Alzheimer's

Have You Tried These Creative Therapies for Alzheimer’s?

Creative therapies for Alzheimer's can't reverse the condition, but it can lead to better communication, more confidence, and a better quality of life.
22 found this helpful by Angela Finlay on March 8, 2016
Herbs for Alzheimer's

How Can Herbs Help Alzheimer’s?

While not a cure, herbs for Alzheimer's disease can serve as useful alternatives and complementary therapies for treatment with pharmaceuticals.
183 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on February 22, 2016
Acupuncture in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s

Acupuncture in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s

If a treatment is proven to improve memory and prevent the degeneration of brain tissue, could it also help patients suffering from Alzheimer’s disease?
203 found this helpful by Donna Schwontkowski on August 11, 2014
Can Blue Light Help Someone With Alzheimer’s?

Can Blue Light Help Someone With Alzheimer’s?

A study showed blue light can help Alzheimer’s patients sleep better. They exposed LED light on table light fixtures to patients in a nursing home facility.
256 found this helpful by Yvonne Banks on August 5, 2014