Ronald Reagan And 5 Other Famous People Who Had Alzheimer’s
December 1, 2017 12:30
Most common victims of Alzheimer's disease
Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive brain disorder that causes problems with memory, thinking, and other cognitive functions and in later stages impairs basic bodily functions, such as walking and swallowing. It is most common in people who are older than 65, and it is one of the common myths around this disease. Actually, individuals who are younger can also be affected. Learn more about Alzheimer’s disease from the video below:
According to the United Kingdom’s National Health Service, about 1 in 20 people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s are aged 40 to 65. There’s currently no cure for the disease, but the leading research institutes around the world are working to find it.