Although the major risk factor of Alzheimer’s is old age, and majority of sufferers are age 65 and older, it is important to note that having this disease is not a normal part of the aging process. Five percent of people with Alzheimer’s are only in their 40s and 50s.
At present, there is no cure for Alzheimer’s. However, there are available treatments for symptoms and worldwide research continues in finding its treatment and prevention. If you have a loved one diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, you may at first feel overwhelmed. Rest assure that you are not alone in this journey and we have trained professional caregivers who can lend you a helping hand. Thoughtful Care provides Alzheimer’s home care and dementia care.
Kansas Elder Care™ provides dementia and Alzheimer’s care to elderly individuals suffering from this disease.