FDA Approves New Medical Treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that affects memory, comprehension, and motor skills. Currently, Alzheimer’s affects an estimated 6.2 million Americans. This devastating illness can have a profound impact on the lives of those who are diagnosed with the disease, as well as their loved ones.  Previously, the only available treatment for symptoms…

Sundowner’s Syndrome: What You Need To Know

If you have a friend or family member suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease or dementia, you know how destructive these conditions can be. Individuals gradually lose cognitive skills and functions, resulting in memory loss and the inability to carry out daily tasks. Some patients experience symptoms that increase in severity as nightfall comes, a series of behaviors commonly known as Sundowner’s Syndrome.