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Title: Alzheimer’s Disease - Causes, Symptoms & Treatment


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What is Alzheimers disease? Causes, Symptoms
Treatment?
  • PPT By Ajay A. K

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What is Alzheimers disease?
  • One of the most common causes of dementia
    is Alzheimers disease. Dementia includes a
    number of symptoms such as memory loss,
    difficulty in thinking, language or problem in
    solving.

Alzheimers disease is progressive in nature and
over time,there is damage in further parts of the
brain. The symptoms of this disease eventually
become more and more severe. 
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Causes of Alzheimers disease?
  • Like all types of dementia, Alzheimer's is
    caused by brain cell death. It is a
    neurodegenerative disease, which means there is
    progressive brain cell death that happens over a
    course of time.

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The Stages of Alzheimers disease?
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Top 10 Early Signs of Alzheimers disease?
  • Signs Include
  • Memory Loss
  • Trouble Planning and Problem Solving
  • Daily Tasks are a Challenge
  • Times and Places Are Confusing
  • Changes in Vision
  • Words and Conversations Are Frustrating
  • You Lose Things
  • Lapse in Judgment
  • Social Withdrawal
  • Mood Changes

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Symptoms of Alzheimers disease?
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Treatment for Alzheimers disease?
There is no cure for Alzheimers currently,
however, there is a lot of support that can be
provided to the patient suffering from this
condition. This includes drug, non-drug care,
activities and other forms of support by showing
to the best neurology doctors. There are many
hospitals such as Apollo where you can consult
the best neurologist in Hyderabad.
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Thank You!
  • Presentation Created By Ajay A. K
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